[Monetdb-announce] Announcement: New Apr2012-SP1 Bugfix release of MonetDB suite

Fabian Groffen fabian at monetdb.org
Fri May 25 13:13:15 CEST 2012

The MonetDB team at CWI/MonetDB BV is pleased to announce the
Apr2012-SP1 bugfix release of the MonetDB suite of programs.

More information about MonetDB can be found on our website at

For details on this release, please see the release notes at

As usual, the download location is <http://dev.monetdb.org/downloads/>.

   Apr 2012-SP1 bugfix release
   Build Environment   * Windows: we now use OpenSSL 1.0.1b.
   SQL                 * Databases that were upgraded from the Aug2011
                         release have an error in the catalog for SQL
                         procedures. This is now fixed.
   Merovingian         * Fixed a bug where connecting to a stopped
                         multiplex-funnel would result in a 'there are no
                         available connections' error.
   MonetDB Common      * Implemented MT_getrss for Mac OS X systems, this
                         allows the server to know about how much memory is
                         currently in use.
   Bug Fixes           * 2454: SQL: add various statistical functions
                       * 2916: non admin user cannot create temporary tables
                       * 2949: SQL exception during execution of a correct
                         user defined function that just returns a relation
                         table constructed by a simple SQL select query
                       * 2958: Grant does't work with schema syntax
                       * 2960: mclient terminates connection during insertion
                         of a large number of records from a file
                       * 2972: SQL URL functionality contains errors
                       * 2987: Broken type inference when using sql round
                       * 2992: SQL module truncates DECIMALS when passing
                         integers to MAL module
                       * 3000: Inconsistency between read-only and read-write
                         modes after dropping a schema
                       * 3028: Segmentation fault in
                       * 3046: mserver5 terminates with segmentation fault
                       * 3063: datacell functions no longer work after
                         restart of database
                       * 3072: Database upgrade from Dec2011 to Apr2012
                         broken for storage()
                       * 3073: VERY slow foreign key check (due to missing
                         batcalc.isnil() ?)
                       * 3074: Name resolution in procedures
                       * 3077: No errors on UDF returning table with too many
                       * 3079: Converting an Oracle schema DDL for MonetDB
                         fails to create a column named "no".

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