Released on 2 Jan 2000
MySQL 3.23.8 Changelog

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  • Fixed problem when handling indexfiles larger than 8GB.

  • Added latest patches to MIT-pthreads for NetBSD.

  • Fixed problem with time zones that are < GMT - 11.

  • Fixed a bug when deleting packed keys in NISAM.

  • Fixed problem with ISAM when doing some ORDER BY ... DESC queries.

  • Fixed bug when doing a join on a text key which didn't cover the whole key.

  • Option --delay-key-write didn't enable delayed key writing.

  • Fixed update of TEXT column which involved only case changes.

  • Fixed that INSERT DELAYED doesn't update timestamps that are given.

  • Added function YEARWEEK() and options x, X, v and V to DATE_FORMAT().

  • Fixed problem with MAX(indexed_column) and HEAP tables.

  • Fixed problem with BLOB NULL keys and LIKE "prefix%".

  • Fixed problem with MyISAM and fixed-length rows < 5 bytes.

  • Fixed problem that could cause MySQL to touch freed memory when doing very complicated GROUP BY queries.

  • Fixed core dump if you got a crashed table where an ENUM field value was too big.