Software update: DBeaver 7.2.1

Version 7.2.1 of DBeaver was released recently. Databases can be managed with this program. It can perform queries, display, filter and edit data, among other things. Support for the well-known databases, such as MySQL, Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Firebird and SQLite, is available. It is available in a CE and EE flavour, with the former being open source at no cost. The enterprise flavor adds support for several nosql databases such as MongoDB, Apache Cassandra, and Apache Hive, as well as additional plugins and jdbc drivers. The following changes and improvements have been made in this release:

Changes in version 7.2.1:

  • Preference pages structure was reorganized (in the standalone and plugin versions)
  • Database Navigator:
    • Filters now support masks escape (_ and % characters)
    • Connection state icons were replaced and adapted to dark themes
  • SQL Editor: editor tab title now can include active database/schema name
  • MySQL: driver “MySQL 8” is now the default driver. “MySQL 5” driver can be used for older server versions.
  • Oracle: tables/views load performance was improved on some systems
  • PostgreSQL:
    • Latest PostGIS driver mapping was added
    • Geometry data types export was improved (proper SQL format + SRID)
    • Hidden databases can be loaded in the database navigater
  • CockroarchDB: role manager was fixed
  • DB2: runstats utility support was fixed (wrong syntax)
  • SQL Server: extra T-SQL dialect keywords were added
  • CUBRID driver configuration was fixed
  • Several UI freeze issues were fixed (deadlocks)
  • Import from CSV/XLSX:
    • Wrong rows can be skipped (with disabled “Batch import” option)
    • Import parameters documentation was updated
  • Several minor bugs were fixed (NPE and UI glitches)

Version number 7.2.1
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, macOS, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website DBeaver
License type Conditions (GNU/BSD/etc.)