Released on 11 Jun 2000
MySQL 3.23.18 Changelog

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  • Fixed a problem from 3.23.17 when choosing character set on the client side.

  • Added FLUSH TABLES WITH READ LOCK to make a global lock suitable for making a copy of MySQL data files.

  • CREATE TABLE ... SELECT ... PROCEDURE now works.

  • Internal temporary tables now use compressed index when using GROUP BY on VARCHAR/CHAR columns.

  • Fixed a problem when locking the same table with both a READ and a WRITE lock.

  • Fixed problem with myisamchk and RAID tables.