Dear MySQL users,
MySQL Connector/Python 2.0.5 GA is a new GA version of 2.0 release series of the pure Python database driver for MySQL. It can be used for production environments.
MySQL Connector/Python version 2.0.5 is compatible with MySQL Server versions 5.5 and greater. Python 2.6 and greater as well as Python 3.3 and greater are supported. Python 2.4, 2.5 and 3.1, 3.2 are not supported.
MySQL Connector/Python 2.0.5 is available for download from:
The ChangeLog file included in the distribution contains a brief summary of changes in MySQL Connector/Python 2.0.5. For a more complete list of changes, see below or online at:
Changes in MySQL Connector/Python 2.0.5 (2016-10-26)
* A potential SQL injection vector was eliminated. (Bug #22529828, Bug #24816150)
The manual of MySQL Connector/Python is available online here:
It is also available for download in various formats here:
We welcome and appreciate your feedback and bug reports:
On behalf of the MySQL Connector/Python and the MySQL/ORACLE RE Team
The MySQL Connector/Python Team is pleased to announce the newest MySQL Connector/Python 2.1.4, the second GA version of 2.1 release series of the pure Python database driver for MySQL.
This release includes a number of improvements for usability, stability and security.
Changes in MySQL Connector/Python 2.1.4 GA
The linked OpenSSL library for Connector/Python Commercial has been updated to version 1.0.1q. Issues fixed in the new OpenSSL version are described at http://www.openssl.org/news/vulnerabilities.html. This change does not affect Oracle-produced MySQL Community builds of Connector/Python, which use the yaSSL library instead.
The change also does not affect connections made using any pure Python implementation of Connector/Python, for which the version of OpenSSL used is whatever is installed on the system.
- Connector/Python failed to establish connections using the cleartext client-side authentication plugin for accounts using the PAM server-side authentication plugin. Thanks to Daniël van Eeden for the patch. (Bug #22873551, Bug #80609)
- A potential SQL injection vector was eliminated. (Bug #22529828)
- Connections made using the C Extension failed when the ssl_ca parameter was given without ssl_cert and ssl_key. (Bug#21879914, Bug #79835, Bug #22494320)
- For connections made with consume_results=True, consume_results was reset to False after callproc() execution failure. (Bug #21879859) References: This issue is a regression of: Bug #21492815.
- In connections for which compress=True, LOAD DATA LOCAL INFILE statements produced “Packets out of error” errors. (Bug#21449996)
- Attempts to insert Python ByteArray data into binary table columns failed. (Bug #77822, Bug #21498719)
Release Notes: http://dev.mysql.com/doc/relnotes/connector-python/en/index.html
Feedback, bugs and feature requests: http://bugs.mysql.com
On GitHub: https://github.com/oracle/mysql-connector-python
Thank you all for your support and feedback!
On behalf of the MySQL Connector/Python Team.