[Phpmyadmin-devel] phpMyAdmin 2.5.0-rc1 is released

Marc Delisle DelislMa at CollegeSherbrooke.qc.ca
Sun Apr 13 16:27:04 CEST 2003

The Internet, 2003-04-13

  To: phpMyAdmin community

  The development team is pleased to announce version 2.5.0-rc1
  (first release candidate) of phpMyAdmin.


     * distinct Query window
     * field contents transformations (inline resized images, links, 
external programs, etc)
     * display column comments in exports
     * automatic update of relations, display fields, comments, 
bookmarks, etc after table/column changes
     * new display mode with 90 degree rotated headers
     * display query time
     * js row marker now works in vertical mode
     * SQL history: db- or not-db-based
     * optional vertical display of the columns in edit mode
     * optional lightweight menu tabs
     * InnoDB status monitor
     * print button in db view
     * new Export page with dynamic options
     * better security for docSQL importer
     * in edit mode, display first the functions that match field type
     * parameters for bookmarks queries
     * support for changing auto-increment value
     * default initial query in browse mode, based on a bookmark with 
the same name as the table
     * execute bookmarks when browsing bookmarks table
     * if available, display Create/Update/Check_time
     * in browse mode, highlight the fields used in the WHERE condition 
for the query
     * automatic layout of the PDF schema
     * choose results page in browse mode
     * automatic detection of compression for uploaded data
     * CHECK TABLE/ANALYSE TABLE for multisubmit actions
     * support for SHOW FULL PROCESSLIST
     * can now insert multiple fields at cursor position in the query 


     * could not insert some words like "$enum$"
     * bad URL (extra /) for generated PDFs
     * double password query with http auth
     * check privileges only shows root user
     * display SQL query used for an index modification
     * pdf schema headers footers for long pages
     * export results and LIMIT
     * inserting values with quotes
     * $cfg['PmaAbsoluteUri'] autodetection and CGI mode
     * escaping of \n, \r and \t characters
     * handling of disabled ini_get()
     * go back to fields definition form after an error
     * support XOR in the parser
     * check for field type when doing charset conversion
     * support for HTML entities as db/table/column names
     * avoid long delays when browsing big tables (MySQL 4)
     * support for host-based privileges
     * bad arrow aligning on PDF schema in "same widths" mode
     * faster record count
     * "undefined index" error in the data dictionary when using MySQL 
3.22 or below
     * the privileges administration script did not work well with 
host-based DB privileges
     * having added a new user, the corresponding SQL query was not 
     * better "superuser" checking mechanism
     * "wrong parameter count" error when connecting with some strangely 
compiled php versions
     * replaced the %e placeholder in the date format string of some 
translations because it did not have any effect on Windows machines.

Download links, as usual, on http://www.phpmyadmin.net

  Marc Delisle, for the team.

More information about the Developers mailing list