Wed. Aug 12th, 2020

DBeaver Community Edition 7.1.4 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 v7.1.4

  • – Database navigator:
    • – Connection status icons and tooltips were redesigned
    • – Icon decorations added for Git-integrated projects
    • – Navigator view options were added in the context menu
    • – Simple view support was improved (redundant objects removed from the navigator tree)
    • – Icons for “Create new objects” action were fixed
  • – Data editor:
    • – Unique key detection was fixed (for data editor)
    • – Advanced paste of multiple rows was fixed (redundant rows create was removed)
    • – Column filter dialog move/resize was fixed on Linux
    • – Grid data rendering performance was improved
    • – Auto-complete of column names was fixed in the filter panel
  • – SQL editor:
    • – Search/replace/undio/redo shortcuts were fixed in embedded editors (view/procedure sources)
    • – Parameter binding was fixed for multiple occurrences of the same parameter
    • – Smart commit mode behavior was fixed for PostgreSQL (post-error transaction recovery)
    • – Delete indent with single backspace was enabled by default
    • – Server log panel now works for data modification triggers
    • – Extract query from source code now shows notification popup
    • – Multiple queries execution is now allowed (in separate tabs)
  • – ERD editor: extra coloring was added for multi-schema diagrams
  • – Oracle:
    • – Metadata read performance was increased (Tables, materialized views)
    • – Columns and constraints were added in materialized view editor
    • – Numeric data type precision read was fixed
    • – Support of implicit cursors in query results was added
    • – View DDL reading was improved (view comments are included in DDL)
  • – PostgreSQL:
    • – Default schema detection and search_path overwrite was fixed
    • – Multi-dimension arrays support was added
    • – Table DDL for inherited tables was fixed
  • – MySQL:
    • – Active database change in read-only connections was fixed
    • – CHECK constraints support was added
    • – Table copy operation was fixed
    • – User password management was improved (to avoid FLUSH PRIVILEGES)
  • – Sybase:
    • – Support of text editing in views was added
    • – Schema indexes reading was fixed
    • – New table columns create was fixed
  • – CockroachDB: direct table data edit support was fixed
  • – HSQLDB: UUID data type support was added
  • – Query cancelling was improved (force cancel for hanging connections)
  • – Transaction isolation level settings save was fixed
  • – Error and debug logging was fixed
  • – A large number of minor UI improvements and bugfixes