DBeaver CE 4.1.0

  • Dark theme configuration was fixed/improved
  • Results viewer: first row insert bug was fixed
  • Results viewer: extra rendering config
  • Results viewer: find/replace dialog fixed (set focus)
  • CLOB/BLOB editor fixed (value edit/save)
  • Project explorer view fixed (ER diagrams and bookmarks folders)
  • SQL editor: additional layout configuration
  • Advanced copy/paste: additional properties were added
  • MySQL: database size property
  • MySQL: float data type editor fixed
  • PostgreSQL: ref cursors support
  • PostgreSQL: execution plan properties added
  • Oracle: DDL generation was fixed (delimiters)
  • Exasol: DDL generation was fixed, connection objects are now visible
  • Apache Drill: driver config was fixed
  • Yandex Clickhouse driver was added
  • Many minor UI fixed/improvements
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DBeaver 4.0.8

  • Results viewer auto-refresh support added
  • Results viewer filter settings dialog UI wqas fixed
  • Shell commands configuration was enhanced
  • Session/Locks editor activation was fixed
  • SSH authentication was fixed (private key without password)
  • SQL completion processor performance was fixed (big number of objects)
  • SQL parameters binding was improved (empty values evaluated as NULLs)
  • Project create wizard was fixed
  • Results edit: advanced paste supports multiple rows insertion
  • SQL execution time format was fixed
  • Metadata changes are executed in transaction
  • Oracle: table triggers metadata reading was fixed
  • Oracle: save objects before compilation
  • Oracle table DDL now includes comments
  • MySQL: JSON data type support was added
  • SQL string escape was fixed (MySQL)
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DBeaver 4.0.7

  • Tables/views inline filter (database navigator)
  • Open database connections from command line
  • ERD: dark theme support
  • SQL parameters fixed (param in SQL blocks)
  • SQL query execute statistics was fixed (fetch time added)
  • Project resources configuration is now persistent
  • Property editor behavior was fixed
  • SQL scripts layout config added
  • Gnome desktop config was fixed
  • SSH auth with private key
  • dialog fixed
  • Data export from SQL query was fixed (NPE)
  • UUID data type support was fixed
  • SnappyData driver has been added
  • MacOS DMG installer fix (Mac OS Sierra)
  • Many minor UI fixes
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DBeaver 4.0.6


  • Entity editor hyperlinks were redesigned (active with CTRL key down)
  • SQL editor advanced copy (copy queries in programming languages source code)
  • Data transfer wizard UI fixed (columns mapping)
  • Eclipse plugins now can be installed in CE version
  • Generate SQL: single query for multiple rows
  • HSQLDB: triggers support
  • MySQL: index creation wizard was improved
  • DB2: native timestamp format support
  • Refresh action was fixed (now works in session/locks viewers)
  • Multiple result sets fetch was fixed
  • XML formatting was fixed
  • Transaction monitor UI was fixed
  • A few minor UI fixes
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DBeaver 4.0.5

Brief changelist:

  • Transaction locks monitoring (PG and Oracle)
  • SQL scripts processing fixed (statements delimiter detect)
  • Transactions monitor UI fix
  • JSON and XML auto-formatting
  • SQL execution confirm dialog
  • Search results page: standard context menu support added
  • Error message dialog fix (huge messages)
  • Results viewer: statistics info was fixed
  • Results viewer: extra shortcuts for tab close/toggle
  • MySQL/MariaDB: support multiple result sets in single query
  • PostgreSQL: ERD rendering fix
  • Oracle: view definition fixed (column list was added)
  • LOB/XML/JSON cache fixed
  • Custom drivers configuration was fixed
  • Temp directory cleanup fix
  • Minor UI fixes
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DBeaver 4.0.4

Brief changelist:

  • Connection editor UI fixed
  • Client-side SQL scripting (@set and @echo commands)
  • Results editor was improved (shortcuts, focus loose fix)
  • Results editor: create/copy/paste multiple rows with one command
  • CSV JDBC driver config fixed
  • Apache Drill: driver update
  • Oracle: table privileges tab, roles and users UI improved
  • Oracle: scheduled jobs and programs support was added
  • Oracle 8-10: data editor fixes
  • Maven repository list updated. Warnings for non-secure repositories
  • External SQL formatter was fixed
  • Transaction monitor UI was fixed
  • Mac OS: object editor and results editor UI rendering was fixed
  • Many minor UI fixes

EE version notice: DBeaver EE 4.0 is still free of charge.

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DBeaver 4.0.3

4.0.3 is a stable 4.0 version.

  • SQL editor: context tooltips (F2) + database help system integration
  • Database data transfer wizard was fixed (tables/columns mapping)
  • Drivers download dialog was fixed
  • Query manager view UI improved (columns sorting)
  • Maven repositories switched to SSL versions
  • Exasol: statements execution performance was improved
  • Exasol: LUA scripts, functions
  • Oracle 8 and 9i support has been improved
  • Oracle: sequence manager was added (create/drop/alter)
  • HSQLDB extension was added (views, procedures source, sequences)
  • Hive: table data viewer/exporter fix. Array data type support.
  • Hive Spark driver configuration added
  • DB2 for z/OS: error message extraction config
  • A lot of minor UI fixes/improvements
  • All national localizations were disabled
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DBeaver 4.0.2

This is second hotfix version.
Version 4.0 had too many new features and some of them wasn’t well tested. Hopefully 4.0.2 will resolve most of these problems.
Brief changelist:

  • Transaction monitor errors fixed
  • CLOB value editor fixed
  • MySQL: table create fixed
  • MySQL: column position change feature
  • MySQL: column charset/collation edit support
  • Oracle: standalone procedures navigation fixed
  • Oracle 8: metadata reading fixed
  • PostgreSQL: database switch was fixed
  • DB2 iSeries driver update
  • Dark theme fixes
  • Secured Maven repositories support
  • Connection folders creation was improved
  • Connection properties dialog was fixed (performance + datasource-specific settings)
  • Misc minor UI bugs were fixed
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DBeaver 4.0.1

This is a hotfix version:

  • Oracle connector was fixed
  • DB2 for z/OS connector was fixed
  • ODBC connector was fixed
  • Commit/Rollback command enablement was fixed
  • Solaris version build was fixed
  • A few minor bugfixes
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DBeaver 4.0

Big release. Eventually we have migrated to Eclipse 4.6.
Besides other changes this means that DBeaver now requires Java 8.
Note: only Community Edition version was released. EE version will be released a bit later.


  • Migration on Eclipse 4.6 platform:
    • DBeaver now requires Java 8
    • Support of HighDPI monitor
    • SQL editor zoom in/out function
    • Many UI fixes in GTK mode (CPU usage)
  • Transaction monitor
  • Pending transactions monitor dialog
  • Commit/Rollback commands are enabled only if transaction is active
  • SQL editor: performance fixes (CPU usage in idle mode)
  • SQL editor: tabs switch shortcuts added
  • SQL editor: memory leaks fixed (multiple result tabs)
  • SQL completion: quoted identifiers completion has been fixed
  • Results view: custom coloring fixed (multiple color settings for single column)
  • Results view: attributes hide/show fixed (visibility change doesn’t require results refresh)
  • Query manager view: rows coloring was fixed
  • Data export: execute external process on finish
  • CSV export: NULL value rendering configuration
  • Create index: ability to set column ordering
  • Connection keep alive now reopens failed connections
  • Status bar: shows current time zone and locale
  • Connection editor: connection folder settings save was fixed
  • SSH tunnel config: ask for password if password wasn’t saved in connection settings
  • BLOB value rendering was fixed
  • HSQLDB: embedded database shutdown fix
  • MySQL: SSL support has been improved (certificate private key support, Google Cloud support)
  • Oracle: PL/SQL packages navigation was improved (navigate from procedures and from SQL editor)
  • Oracle: fix of metadata reading for version <= 8
  • PostgreSQL: numeric columns scale/precision are now editable
  • PostgreSQL: case-insensitive autocompletion was fixed
  • PostgreSQL: new tables/columns comments save was fixed
  • SQLite: data editor was improved (SQLite synamic data type system support)
  • SQLite: read and edit of triggers and sequences
  • SQLite: native tables/views/triggers DDL
  • SQLite: tables rename support
  • Many minor bug fixes
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