Released on 28 Sep 1999
MySQL 3.23.4 Changelog

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  • Inserting a DATETIME into a TIME column no longer try to store 'days' in it.

  • Fixed problem with storage of float/double on little endian machines. (This affected SUM().)

  • Added connect timeout on TCP/IP connections.

  • Fixed problem with LIKE "%" on an index that may have NULL values.

  • REVOKE ALL PRIVILEGES didn't revoke all privileges.

  • Permit creation of temporary tables with same name as the original table.

  • When granting an account a GRANT option for a database, the account couldn't grant privileges to other users.

  • New statement: SHOW GRANTS FOR user (by Sinisa).

  • New date_add syntax: date/datetime + INTERVAL # interval_type. By Joshua Chamas.

  • Fixed privilege check for LOAD DATA REPLACE.

  • Automatic fixing of broken include files on Solaris 2.7

  • Some configure issues to fix problems with big file system detection.

  • REGEXP is now case-insensitive if you use nonbinary strings.