DBeaver 5.3

DBeaver 5.3 is ready. Mostly it is a bugfix or “stabilizing” release so there were no new major features.

  • Data editor:
    • Dictionary tables lookup/search was added
    • Grouping panel now supports different presentations
    • Unpin all tabs command was added
  • SQL editor:
    • Auto-completion algorithm was improved
    • SQL formatter was improved (UPDATE, BEGIN/END)
    • Multi-tab context menu was fixed
  • Connection wizard: settings page UI was redesigned
  • Foreign key creation dialog: unique indexes usage was added
  • SQL processing: LIMIT usage was fixed
  • Connection ping (keep-alive) was improved (ping CALLED only during idle periods)
  • FireBird: SQL execution plan analyzer was added (thanks to tomas303)
  • SQL Server:
    • Database objects search was fixed
    • Metadata reading (unique keys) was fixed
    • Table comments editor was fixed
    • DateTimeOffset data type support was fixed
    • New extension requires Microsoft driver only
  • Oracle:
    • Timestamp handling was fixed (for some Oracle server versions)
  • PostgreSQL:
    • Non-default databases are disabled by default
    • Native psql invocation was fixed (for old PG versions)
  • CSV files: columns and foreign keys reading was fixed
  • H2: embedded database shutdown procedure was fixed
  • A lot of minor fixes in UI and metadata processing
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