Fri. Nov 22nd, 2019

DBeaver Community Edition 6.2.5 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 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 v6.2.5

  • – Problem with context menu was fixed (on Linux)
  • – Problem with mixed global/connection settings was fixed
  • – SSH: “jump” server support was added (thanks to bsv798)
  • – Data editor:
    • – Vertical and horizontal scroll position is now saved between data refresh/filter
    • – Smooth scroll mode is now the default mode (and configurable)
    • – Large json loading performance was improved
    • – Ordering by unnamed columns was fixed
    • – Grouping panel refresh was fixed
    • – Data export/copy as: use the same connection by default
  • – Object editor: property change and object rename was fixed (right order of DDL queries)
  • – SQL editor: CASE/WHEN formatting was fixed
  • – Oracle: data type editor UI was fixed
  • – MySQL: events DDL was fixed (interval)
  • – PostgreSQL: array-based domain data types handle was fixed
  • – SQL Server: synonyms search was added
  • – HANA: table column create was fixed
  • – Greenplum 6+: table DDL (distribution) was fixed
  • – Full-text search dialog render was fixed
  • – Application startup speed was improved
  • – Several rendering glitches on HighDPI screens were fixed
  • – Many other minor UI fixes