DBeaver 2.3.1

DBeaver 2.3.1 has been released.
Brief changelist:

  • DB2 extension replaces generic DB2 driver (note: this applies only to DB2 LUW, DB2 for z/OS still use old generic driver)
  • Separate database connection used for metadata reading (configurable)
  • Pseudo columns (ROWID) support added for Oracle and DB2. Data editor now uses ROWID as primary table identifier (instead of PK).
  • Local/server-side result set ordering is now configurable
  • SQL templates additions ($schema and $catalog variables has been added)
  • Metadata editor UI improved
  • Minor UI bugfixes

DBeaver 2.3.0

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DBeaver 2.3.0 has been released!.

It is a major version: we’ve migrated to Eclipse 4.3 platform and added DB2 extension (thanks to Denis Forveille).
Brief changelist:

  • DB2 extension (metadata browser, execution plan view, etc)
  • Eclipse 4.3 is now base platform (improves UI and editors performance)
  • Fixes of MS SQL, MySQL, Oracle ad CSV extensions
  • Metadata editor fixed
  • Execution plan visualization improved
  • Auto-increment columns edit fixed
  • Many minor fixes in UI and model

New DB2 functionality wasn’t yet tested very well so currently we support DB2 in two ways: good old Generic driver and brand new DB2 driver. In the next release new driver will replace old one completely. Note that currently DB2/zOS supported only by Generic driver.

DBeaver 2.2.5

Last summer version has been released (finally).
It was delayed because I’ve been in a quite long vacation, far far away from my computer.
It is a minor version which contains set of bugfixes and a few improvements.
Brief changelist:

  • Data transfer performance improved
  • Query/script execution statistics improved
  • SQL autocomplete improved
  • Results view copy/advanced copy improved
  • Results view rendering fixed
  • Unique keys management simplified
  • A few minor UI problems fixed

Now we’ll work on new major version.
Have fun!

DBeaver 2.2.4

DBeaver 2.2.4 has been released. This version contains many UI fixes and small improvements.
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Brief changelist:

  • Search UI changed
  • Metadata reading improved (Oracle RDB problem fixed)
  • Results columns hiding/reordering support added
  • Results viewer fixed (context menu, record mode, scrolling, etc)
  • Connection properties dialog fixed
  • Project management fixed in Eclipse plugin version
  • Metadata search integrated into standard Eclipse search UI
  • Oracle driver updated to 11.2.0.3
  • Many minor UI fixes

DBeaver 2.2.3

DBeaver 2.2.3 has been released. It is a hotfix version.
Brief changelist:

  • Word wrap mode support in text editors
  • Connection properties editor fixed
  • Default date/time format changed
  • Oracle DDL format is now configurable
  • Oracle TNS connections fixed
  • TINYINT data type handle fixed
  • Results context menu fixed
  • Grid column hide support added
  • Vertica driver updated

DBeaver 2.2.2


DBeaver 2.2.2 has been released. This version has quite a lot of changes:

  • Connection properties UI completely rewritten and improved
  • DB2 for z/OS driver added
  • Binary (LOB) editor improved, Hex and Base64 formats added
  • Autocommit and transaction isolation per-connection configuration added
  • Cross-database data export fixed
  • Results viewer fixed (additional segments fetch)
  • Checking of multiple running DBeaver instances added
  • Context menu fixed in Eclipse plugin mode
  • Foreign keys added in generic DDL
  • UI freeze on disconnect with socket timeout fixed
  • Many minor UI fixes

Special thanks to Jose Luis Gonzalez Gonzalez for a huge help with DB2 z/OS driver testing.

DBeaver 2.2.1

DBeaver 2.2.1 has been released.
Changelist:

  • Oracle, MySQL, Cassandra and WMI drivers are now included in standard DBeaver distribution. No need to download these drivers separately.
  • Oracle OCI driver is now obsolete. It is replaced by Thin driver.
  • Data export from query/SQL script fixed.
  • SSH keep-alive support added.
  • Windows installer fixed (extraction worked incorrectly on some systems)
  • Minor UI fixes

DBeaver 2.2.0

DBeaver 2.2.0 has been released. It is a major version and it contains many improvements and fixes.

Brief changleist:

  • Multiple result sets are now supported by SQL editor
  • Result set filters has been improved (you may set filter criteria directly in SQL editor/table data viewer)
  • Find/replace support added result sets. Now you may search data right in result set using good old CTRL+F.
  • Metadata (tables/constraints/foreign keys) editor has been improved (you may create complex table structure in UI and then save it in one click)
  • JRE is now included in Windows installers. So there are no system prerequisites for DBeaver if you are on Windows.
  • MySQL TINYINT(1) data type problem fixed, Oracle date/time data type problems fixed, a few minor fixes for SQL Server and PostgreSQL added.
  • Many minor UI bugfixes and improvements
  • Have fun!

DBeaver 2.1.2

DBeaver 2.1.2 has been released.

Yet another bugfix version. Unfortunately we didn’t release major version in this April because I was very busy at my primary job.
Hopefully May will be more productive.
Brief changelist:

  • MS Access driver added (UCanAccess)
  • Drivers download fixed
  • Projects import/export fixed
  • Big Integer values handling fixed
  • Oracle TIMESTAMP formatting fixed (filters)
  • ResultSet UI improvements

DBeaver 2.1.1

DBeaver 2.1.1 has been released.

Generally it is a minor hotfix version. Most important change is that now Eclipse 4.2.2 is a base platform for standalone version. It has many performance improvements and UI bugfixes.
Changelist:

  • Eclipse 4.2.2 is base platform for standalone version
  • UI freeze during MySQL long queries fix
  • Sort navigator tree alphabetically (configurable)
  • Expand navigator tree on connect (configurable)
  • MySQL enum/set data types handle fix
  • Oracle TNS names load fix (on Linux)
  • Autocomplete fix (SQLite)
  • Cell editor dialog UI fixed
  • Standard commands’ handlers fix
  • Minor UI and functional fixes