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From Rick Hillegas <rick.hille...@oracle.com>
Subject [ANNOUNCE] Apache Derby 10.7.1.1 released
Date Wed, 15 Dec 2010 14:12:23 GMT
The Apache Derby project is pleased to announce feature release 10.7.1.1.

Apache Derby is a subproject of the Apache DB project. Derby is a pure 
Java relational database engine which conforms to the ISO/ANSI SQL and 
JDBC standards. Derby aims to be easy for developers and end-users to 
work with.

Derby 10.7.1.1 can be obtained from the Derby download site:

    http://db.apache.org/derby/derby_downloads.html.


Derby 10.7.1.1 contains the following new features:

     * Definer's rights - Procedures and functions can now run with 
their creators' privileges, rather than with the current user's privileges.
     * BOOLEAN data type - Boolean is now a legal data type for columns, 
routine arguments, and function return values.
     * Table truncation - A new TRUNCATE TABLE command drops all rows in 
a table quickly.
     * Query plan browsing - A new PlanExporter tool helps developers 
visualize query plans better.
     * Unicode database names - Remote clients can now use database 
names which include Unicode characters outside the ASCII codeset.

In addition, Derby 10.7.1.1 contains many bug and documentation fixes.

Please try out this new release.


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