dbeaver 5.1.1 releases, Free universal database manager and SQL client



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 Eclipse platform.
  • Uses plugins architecture and provides additional functionality for the following databases: MySQL/MariaDB, PostgreSQL, Oracle, DB2 LUW, Exasol, SQL Server, SQLite, Firebird, H2, HSQLDB, Derby, Teradata, Vertica, Netezza, Informix.


DBeaver requires Java (JRE) 1.8+ to run.

  • Windows installer includes JRE so just use it and doesn’t think about internals.
  • On Linux, you may need to install Java manually (usually by running sudo apt-get install default-jre or something similar).
  • On MacOS X you may need to download Java (JDK) from Oracle web site. Or use these instructions.

DBeaver 5.1.1 releases.


  • Results viewer:
    • Filter text can be expanded (for multi-line filter values)
    • Filter editor now supports undo/redo and drag-n-drop
    • Text value editor was fixed (undo/redo commands)
    • Grouping panel UI was fixed (settings save, dark theme, keys navigation)
    • Table ordering is saved between foreign keys navigation
    • Context menu was refactored
  • SQL Editor:
    • Parser performance was improved
    • SQL formatting was improved
    • Support special characters in table names for auto-completion
    • Stored procedures execute was improved
    • Stored procedures names auto-completion was added
  • Driver manager dialog was fixed
  • ERD:
    • Palette is visible by default
    • Notes edit was fixed (+ undo/redo)
  • Table/tree editors UI was fixed for MacOS
  • Ping/keep-alive background jobs visualization was fixed
  • PostgreSQL:
    • Use fully qualified data type names in DDL
    • View default values for procedure parameters
    • Enum/set values editor was fixed
    • Revoke all permissions command was fixed
    • Show template databases
  • MySQL:
    • Event DDL was fixed
    • View DDL was fixed
  • SQL Server: datetime/datetime2 data types handle was fixed
  • HSQLDB: synonyms support was added
  • Data transfer:
    • CSV values escaping was fixed
    • Support export in SQL format for custom SQL queries
    • Finish wizard message can be suppressed
  • Localization was improved


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