Tue. Feb 25th, 2020

DBeaver Community Edition 6.3.5 Releases: Free universal database tool and SQL client

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Free multi-platform database tool for developers, SQL programmers, database administrators, and analysts. Supports any database which has a JDBC driver (which basically means – ANY database). EE version also supports non-JDBC datasources (WMI, MongoDB, Cassandra, Redis).

  • Has a lot of features including metadata editor, SQL editor, rich data editor, ERD, data export/import/migration, SQL execution plans, etc.
  • Based on the Eclipse platform.
  • Uses plugins architecture and provides additional functionality for the following databases: MySQL/MariaDB, PostgreSQL, Oracle, DB2 LUW, Exasol, SQL Server, Sybase/SAP ASE, SQLite, Firebird, H2, HSQLDB, Derby, Teradata, Vertica, Netezza, Informix, etc.

Changelog  DBeaver v6.3.5

  • – Data viewer:
    • – Read-only columns UI was improved (icon + explanation were added)
    • – Filter text content assistant was significantly improved
    • – Row count calculation control UI ws fixed
    • – “Set default value” shortcut was changed
    • – Ordering in record mode was fixed
    • – Data change confirmation was fixed
    • – Plaintext presentation rendering was fixed (extra spaces)
    • – Numbers native representation mode (no client-side formatting) was added
  • – SQL editor:
    • – Export from query task was fixed
    • – Output tab now remains active after query execute
    • – Auto-commit toggle was fixed (rollback is performed on mode switch)
    • – Connection initialization was fixed (“Not connected to a database” bug)
    • – Column values assistance was added
    • – Numbers color and font was fixed
  • – ERD viewer:
    • – Entity/schema diagram “reset” action was added
    • – “Show views” option handle was fixed
  • – Connections and drivers:
    • – Variables support was improved (now all properties may contain variables)
    • – Maven artifact version resolution was fixed (null version bug)
    • – External drivers configuration support was added (see wiki)
  • – PostgreSQL:
    • – Query cancellation was fixed
    • – Hyperlinks and “Go to object” action were fixed (now they use current database instead of default one)
    • – Schema privileges were added in DDL
    • – Indexes read was fixed (redundant primary key constraint was removed)
    • – Arrays of domain types support was fixed
    • – Column copy-paste support was added
  • – MySQL:
    • – Identifiers redundant quotation was fixed
    • – Column copy-paste support was added
  • – Oracle:
    • – Default schema detection was fixed
    • – Double compilation of package was fixed
    • – PL/SQL parser was improved (case .. when .. end)
  • – DB2: alter column DDL was fixed (column modifiers were added)
  • – SQL Server: metadata search was fixed (wrong object types bug)
  • – AWS Athena: error position highlighting was added
  • – Sybase: legacy versions (12 and earlier) support was improved
  • – A lot of minor bugfixes