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From:Alfredo Kojima Date:August 12 2013 3:07pm
Subject:MySQL Workbench 6.0.6 GA Released
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Dear MySQL users,

The MySQL developer tools team at Oracle is excited to announce the first GA 
(Generally Available) release of MySQL Workbench 6.0.6. 

MySQL Workbench 6.0 is the new major update of the GUI Development and 
Administration tool for MySQL. This release contains more than 30 new features 
and a redesigned, more modern UI. Over 200 enhancement requests and bugs filed 
by the community have been addressed since version 5.2.47

Improvements in MySQL Workbench 6.0:
- a new redesigned Home screen

- the SQL Editor and Server Administration UIs were merged into a single 
connection specific interface, allowing for quick access to administration 
features while simplifying the location of specific features

- improved model Synchronization, lets you compare and update your EER model or 
database with ALTER scripts and properly handle corner cases involving objects 
renamed externally or sync schemas with different names

- improved support for model printing to PDF files

- all new Schema Inspector, gives you a detailed overview of all objects in your 
schemas, plus access to table maintenance operations such as ANALYZE and 
OPTIMIZE TABLE

- table data search, lets you perform a text search on any number of tables and 
schemas for rows matching a given pattern

- improved Server Status page, gives a quick summary of server status and 
configuration

- cascaded DELETE statement generator, automatically performs the tedious task
of generating DELETE statements for deleting a row referenced by foreign keys

- new Migration Wizard support for SQL Anywhere and SQLite

- several performance improvements

and much more. For a detailed overview of what's new in MySQL Workbench 6.0,
please visit:
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/workbench/en/wb-what-is-new.html

For the full list of bugs fixed in this revision, visit 
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/workbench/en/changes-6-0.html

For discussion, join the MySQL Workbench Forums:
http://forums.mysql.com/index.php?151

Download MySQL Workbench 6.0 now, for Windows, Mac OS X 10.6+, Oracle Linux 6,
Fedora 18, Ubuntu 12.04 and Ubuntu 13.04 or sources, from:
http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/tools/workbench/

Quick links:
- Download: http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/tools/workbench/
- Bugs: http://bugs.mysql.com
- Forums: http://forums.mysql.com/index.php?151

Read more about MySQL Workbench 6.0 and some of its features in these blog
posts:

MySQL Workbench 6.0: What’s New
http://mysqlworkbench.org/2013/06/mysql-workbench-6-0-whats-new/

MySQL Workbench 6.0: Home Screen
http://mysqlworkbench.org/2013/06/mysql-workbench-6-0-home-screen/

Table Data Search
http://mysqlworkbench.org/2013/06/mysql-workbench-6-0-table-data-search/

Database Migration from Sybase SQLAnywhere using MySQL Workbench
http://mysqlworkbench.org/2013/06/how-to-database-migration-from-sybase-sqlanywhere-using-mysql-workbench/

Model Synchronization Improvements
http://mysqlworkbench.org/2013/07/mysql-workbench-troubleshooting-model-synchronization/

We will keep posting more about the new features in the coming days, make sure
to check often!

--
the MySQL Workbench team
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MySQL Workbench 6.0.6 GA Released Alfredo Kojima12 Aug