Software update: DBeaver 7.2.3

Version 7.2.3 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. Since version 7.2.1, the following changes and improvements have been made:

Changes in DBeaver version 7.2.3

  • Data transfer:
    • Data preview was fixed for custom SQL queries
    • Binary format mapping was fixed (BLOB->binary)
    • Target table name mapping was improved
    • Context data context menu item visibility was fixed
    • SQL format: extra options were added (including INSERT OR REPLACE support)
    • HTML format: additional export options were added
    • DbUnit format support was improved
  • SQL editor:
    • “Auto-save on edit” option was added
    • Procedures auto-completion was improved (use signature or parameter names depending on context)
    • Query cancel on editor close was fixed
    • Disable auto-formatting inside comments
  • Data viewer: minimum fetch size now limited by 100 rows
  • SSH configuration: bug with variables in connection parameters was fixed
  • Column reordering UI was fixed
  • PostgreSQL:
    • Serial data types support was improved
    • Trigger DDL was fixed
    • $$ rule parser was fixed
  • Informix:
    • Driver was updated to the latest version
    • Schemas/tables metadata extraction was fixed
    • Error in database switch in transactional mode was fixed
  • MySQL:
    • Zerofill flag support was added
    • NULL values ​​of “text” type rendering was fixed
  • Oracle:
    • Expired password change feature was fixed
    • Connectivity problem (“ONS configuration failed”) was fixed
  • SQLite: column drop feature was added
  • SQL Server: data read from clustered tables was fixed
  • Number of minor bugs were fixed

Changes in DBeaver version 7.2.2

  • Database Navigator:
    • View only connected data sources filter was added
    • Quick search in connections/schemas options were added
    • Multiple objects delete confirmation dialog was redesigned
    • Tooltips visibility configuration was added in preferences
  • Windows installer: shortcuts for “All Users” were fixed
  • SSH tunnels:
    • Support for OpenSSH key format was added
    • Problem with dobule password prompt was fixed
  • Data viewer:
    • Grouping panel now supports column reordering
    • Column modifier icons (key, read-only) were updated
    • JSON/XML viewer performance was significantly improved
  • SQL editor: toolbar buttons enablement was fixed
  • Data transfer:
    • Native client selector was fixed
    • Additional file name pattern variables were added
    • Native date/timestamp format support was added to the SQL INSERTS export
    • Extra formatting options were added to the SQL INSERTS format
  • MySQL: user credentials of mysqldump overwrite local configuration now
  • SQL Server:
    • SSL support was added
    • Database create/drop/rename features were added
  • PostgreSQL:
    • Interval data type DDL was improved
    • Table storage parameters were added to DDL
    • “Connect as role” option was added in the connection settings
    • Materialized view comment edit was fixed
    • Trigger comment editor was added
  • Oracle: extra NLS parameters were added on the connection settings page
  • Snowflake: active schema set command was fixed
  • Derby: unique indexes metadata read was implemented
  • SQLite: column autoincrement option support was added
  • Firebird: data types information read was fixed
  • Several other minor UI bugs were fixed

Version number 7.2.3
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, macOS, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website DBeaver
License type Conditions (GNU/BSD/etc.)