[Phpmyadmin-news] phpMyAdmin 2.10.3 is released

Marc Delisle Marc.Delisle at cegepsherbrooke.qc.ca
Fri Jul 20 15:53:17 CEST 2007

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phpMyAdmin 2.10.3 - July 20, 2007

A PHP application to administrate MySQL over the Web


The phpMyAdmin Project announces the immediate availability
of phpMyAdmin 2.10.3.

phpMyAdmin is a web administration tool for MySQL databases, intended to
handle a whole database server as well as a single database. Over the
years, it has become the most popular Web GUI for MySQL.


- bug #1734285 Copy database with VIEWs
- bug #1722502 DROP TABLE in export VIEW
- bug #1729027 Sorting results of VIEW browsing
- bug #1733012 Unwanted table alias in delete button
- bug #1736405 Pretty printer and HTML line breaks
- bug #1745257 Invalid DB name is still displayed
- bug #1730367 Calendar "Go" has no effect
- bug #1748633 Incorrect parameter validation for VIEWs
+ [lang] Russian revision, thanks to Victor Volkov and the users of
- Do not try to delete an internal relation
   if we just deleted an InnoDB one

Detailed list of changes is usually available under
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/ChangeLog.txt but at present time,
please refer to the ChangeLog in the distribution kit for
the most up to date information.


This software is available under the GNU General Public License V2.0.

You can get the newest version at http://www.phpmyadmin.net/
Available file formats are: .zip, .tar.gz and .tar.bz2.

If you install phpMyAdmin on your system, it's recommended to
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Support and Documentation

The documentation is included in the software package as text and
HTML file, but can also be downloaded from:


The software is provided as is without any express or implied
warranty, but there is a bugs tracker page under:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/phpmyadmin/   [click on "Bugs"]

In addition, there are also a number of discussion lists
related to phpMyAdmin.  A list of mailing lists with archives
is available at:

http://sourceforge.net/mail/?group_id=23067  or
http://sourceforge.net/projects/phpmyadmin/   [click on "Lists"]

Finally, an users support forum is also available under:


Known bugs

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The project accepts donations to help improve the product. There is
a "Donations" link on http://www.phpmyadmin.net.


(from http://www.phpmyadmin.net/documentation)
phpMyAdmin handles the administration of MySQL over the Web. It
can manage a whole MySQL server as well as a single database.

Currently it can:

* easily browse through databases and tables
* create, copy, rename, alter and drop databases
* create, copy, rename, alter and drop tables
* do table maintenance
* add, edit and drop fields
* execute any SQL-statement, even multiple queries
* create, alter and drop indexes
* load text files into tables
* create (*) and read dumps of tables or databases
* export (*) data to SQL, CSV, XML, Word, Excel, PDF and Latex formats
* administer multiple servers
* manage MySQL users and privileges
* check server settings and runtime information with configuration hints
* check referential integrity in MyISAM tables
* using Query-by-example (QBE), create complex queries automatically
      connecting required tables
* create PDF graphics of your Database layout
* search globally in a database or a subset of it
* transform stored data into any format using a set of predefined functions,
      like displaying BLOB-data as image or download-link
* support InnoDB tables and foreign keys (see FAQ 3.6)
* support mysqli, the improved MySQL extension (see FAQ 1.17)
* communicate in 50 different languages

      (*)  phpMyAdmin can compress (Zip, GZip -RFC 1952- or Bzip2 formats)
           dumps and CSV exports if you use PHP4 >= 4.0.4 with Zlib support
           (--with-zlib) and/or Bzip2 support (--with-bz2).

Authors & Copyright

Copyright (C) 1998-2000
         Tobias Ratschiller <tobias_at_ratschiller.com>

Copyright (C) 2001-2007
          Marc Delisle <Marc.Delisle_at_cegepsherbrooke.qc.ca>
          Olivier Müller <om_at_omnis.ch>
          Robin Johnson <robbat2_at_users.sourceforge.net>
          Alexander M. Turek <me_at_derrabus.de>
          Michal Cihar <michal_at_cihar.com>
          Garvin Hicking <me_at_supergarv.de>
          Sebastian Mendel <cybot_tm_at_users.sourceforge.net>
            + many other people
            (check the CREDITS section of our documentation)

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program; if not, write to

Free Software Foundation, Inc.,
59 Temple Place, Suite 330,
Boston, MA 02111-1307  USA

Marc Delisle / 2007-07-20

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