MySQL 4.0.16 (Production) available

October 23, 2003

[From MySQL AB]

The latest version of MySQL Production was released on Oct. 17. This release includes changes and bug fixes.

Functionality added or changed:

  • Write memory allocation information to error log when doing mysqladmin debug.
  • Added new server variables to allow more precise memory allocation
  • Added --libs_r and --include options to mysql_config.
  • New '> prompt for mysql.
  • Updated mysql_install_db to be able to use the local machine's IP address instead of the host name when building the initial grant tables if skip-name-resolve has been specified in my.cnf.
  • A documentation change

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