Welcome to the first release candidate for phpMyAdmin 3.5.0; here are
the major new features:
* browse-mode improvements
** grid editing
** remember recent tables
** remember last sort order by table
** flexible column width
** reorder columns
** more compact navigation bar
* AJAXification of many operations
* reorganised server status page, with server monitoring
* improved support for stored routines, events and triggers
* openGIS support
* zoom-search in table search
* Drizzle support
* improved ENUM/SET editor
Details will appear on http://phpmyadmin.net. In a hurry? you can visit
http://sourceforge.net/projects/phpmyadmin to download.
Marc Delisle, for the team
During the recent team meeting (February 5, 2012), we discussed about
the long term development effort for the phpMyAdmin project. Here are
Removal of frames
Frames won't be used anymore (they separated the navigation panel from
the main panel). Instead, a single page will be presented, with various
enabled in the browser.
Code base refactoring
The code base will be cleaned up using refactoring. The goal is to
remove the mix of HTML and PHP and produce code easier to maintain. Some
parts will move to OOP, but we decided against switching to a framework.
We currently do not plan any major new functionality for this version.
Looking back, version number was bumped to 3.0 when new system
requirements (PHP 5.2, MySQL 5.0) were introduced. Therefore, version
number will go to 4.0 to accentuate the new browser requirement of