MySQL 5.6 Experiences: Bugs, Problems and Solutions
MySQL 5.6 GA presented a lot of new features for both DBAs and developers, notable performance and scalability improvements, new security and monitoring features, and new query optimization methods. Most of them come with certain limitations and bugs though, and some of them requires DBAs to change their usual problem solving approaches. So it makes sense to discuss what DBAs and developers should be aware of while switching to MySQL 5.6. Session, to large extent, is based on analysis of community bug reports from http://bugs.mysql.com and real life production experience of speaker and visitors.