I’m excited to announce the release of Debezium 1.3.1.Final!

This release primarily focuses on bugs that were reported after the 1.3 release. Most importantly, the following bugs were fixed related to the Debezium connector for Oracle LogMiner adapter thanks to the continued feedback by the Debezium community.

  • SQLExceptions thrown when using Oracle LogMiner (DBZ-2624)

  • LogMiner mining session stopped due to WorkerTask killed (DBZ-2629)

In addition, there were other bugs identified and fixed in this release, including:

  • [MongoDB] Sanitization of field names not applied to nested struct fields (DBZ-2680)

  • [MySQL] MariaDB nextval function is not supported by grammar (DBZ-2671)

  • [MSSQL] Hide stack-trace when default value cannot be parsed (DBZ-2642)

  • [MySQL] Upgrade JDBC driver to 8.0.19 (DBZ-2626)

  • [MySQL] ANTLR parser fails to interpret BLOB(size) types (DBZ-2641)

  • [MySQL] Should allow non-ascii character in SQL (DBZ-2670)

  • [MySQL] Connector fails if non-existing view with same name as table is dropped (DBZ-2688)

  • [MySQL] No viable alternative at input error when column uses aggregate function names (DBZ-2738)

  • [Oracle] No snapshot found based on specified time (DBZ-1446)

  • [PostgreSQL] WAL logs are not properly flushed (DBZ-2653)

  • [Server] Event Hubs plugin support (DBZ-2660)

Altogether, 14 issues were resolved in this release. Please refer to the release notes to learn more about all fixed bugs, update procedures etc.

A big thank you to everyone who helped test and identify these bugs. The team appreciates the invaluable feedback the community continually provides!

Chris Cranford

Chris is a software engineer at Red Hat. He previously was a member of the Hibernate ORM team and now works on Debezium. He lives in North Carolina just a few hours from Red Hat towers.


About Debezium

Debezium is an open source distributed platform that turns your existing databases into event streams, so applications can see and respond almost instantly to each committed row-level change in the databases. Debezium is built on top of Kafka and provides Kafka Connect compatible connectors that monitor specific database management systems. Debezium records the history of data changes in Kafka logs, so your application can be stopped and restarted at any time and can easily consume all of the events it missed while it was not running, ensuring that all events are processed correctly and completely. Debezium is open source under the Apache License, Version 2.0.

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