Released on 4 Jan 2001
MySQL 3.23.30 Changelog

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  • Added SHOW OPEN TABLES statement.

  • Fixed that myisamdump works against old mysqld servers.

  • Fixed myisamchk -kN so that it works again.

  • Fixed a problem with replication when the binary log file went over 2G on 32-bit systems.

  • LOCK TABLES now automatically starts a new transaction.

  • Changed BDB tables to not use internal subtransactions and reuse open files to get more speed.

  • Added --mysqld=path option to safe_mysqld.

  • Permit hex constants in the --fields-*-by and --lines-terminated-by options to mysqldump and mysqlimport.

  • Added --safe-show-database option to mysqld.

  • Added have_bdb, have_gemini, have_innobase, have_raid and have_openssl to SHOW VARIABLES to make it easy to test for supported extensions.

  • Added --open-files-limit option to mysqld.

  • Changed --open-files option to --open-files-limit in safe_mysqld.

  • Fixed a bug where some rows were not found with HEAP tables that had many keys.

  • Fixed that --bdb-no-sync works.

  • Changed --bdb-recover to --bdb-no-recover as recover should be on by default.

  • Changed the default number of BDB locks to 10000.

  • Fixed a bug from 3.23.29 when allocating the shared structure needed for BDB tables.

  • Changed to use configure variables. Patch by Christopher McCrory.

  • Added fixing of include files for Solaris 2.8.

  • Fixed bug with --skip-networking on Debian Linux.

  • Fixed problem that some temporary files where reported as having the name UNOPENED in error messages.

  • Fixed bug when running two simultaneous SHOW LOGS queries.