Released on 25 Aug 2006
MySQL 5.0.24a Changelog

This is a bugfix release for the current production release family. It replaces MySQL 5.0.24.

Bugs Fixed

  • The shared compatibility RPM files were missing some files. (Bug #22251)

  • mysqld could crash when closing temporary tables. (Bug #21582)

  • MySQL 5.0.24 introduced an ABI incompatibility, which this release reverts. Programs compiled against 5.0.24 are not compatible with any other version and must be recompiled. (Bug #21543)

  • Path name separator and device characters were not correctly parameterized for NetWare, causing mysqld startup errors. (Bug #21537)

  • Closing of temporary tables failed if binary logging was not enabled. (Bug #20919)

  • For statements that have a DEFINER clause such as CREATE TRIGGER or CREATE VIEW, long user names or host names could cause a buffer overflow. (Bug #16899)