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Tested Versions

Java 11+
Kafka Connect 2.x, 3.x
MySQL Database: 8.0.x, 8.2
Driver: 8.0.33
MariaDB Database: 11.1.2
Driver: 3.2.0
MongoDB Database: 5.0, 6.0, 7.0
Driver: 4.11.0
PostgreSQL Database: 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Plug-ins: decoderbufs, pgoutput
Driver: 42.6.0
Oracle Database: 12c, 19c, 21c
Driver: 12.2.x, 19.x, 21.x
OpenLogReplicator: 1.3.0
SQL Server Database: 2017, 2019, 2022
Driver: 12.4.2.jre8
Cassandra 3 Database: 3.11.12
Driver: 3.11.12
Cassandra 4 Database: 4.0.2
Driver: 4.14.0
Db2 Database: 11.5
Driver: 11.5.0.0
Spanner Database: 6.x
Driver: 6.x
Vitess Database: 12.0.x
Driver: 12.0.0*
* See the Vitess Connector documentation for limitations when using the connector with earlier Vitess versions
JDBC sink Databases: Db2, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL Server
Informix Database: 12, 14
Driver: 4.50.10

Not compatible with your requirements? Have a look at the other series.
See the Kafka documentation for compatibility with other versions of Kafka brokers.

Documentation

Documentation for this specific series can be accessed below:

What's new

For more details on breaking changes, bugfixes, and new features see the release notes.

Installation

If you need details on how to install Debezium, we've documented some of the most common ways in the installation guide.

Snapshot releases

Snapshot builds of all Debezium artifacts are done on a periodic schedule several times throughout the day. The documentation contains links to connector snapshots here and Debezium Server here.

Releases in this series

The following are all the releases/bugfixes within this series.

2.6.0.Alpha2

2024-02-13
New asynchornous implementation of Debezium Engine and Server; Refactored snapshotting to unify snapshot modes; Java 17 as compile-time dependency; Timezone conversion SMT applicable to metadata field; MongoDB provides additional metrics, UUID support as document key in incremental snapshot, post-images support and SSL configurtion; Alternative SQL Server query mode for improved performance; Reduced Debezium Server image size; `DECFLOAT` datatype supported in Db2

2.6.0.Alpha1

2024-01-18
Removal of `replica_set` mode for MongoDB connector; Notification improvements; CloudEvents schema naming customization; Support for `NEW_ROW_AND_OLD_VALUES` capture mode in Spanner connector; Support for service loader classloading mode in Kafka Connect; DDL grammar fixes; Upgrade to Groovy 4; Fixed retrying logic for Debezium Engine