MySQL Developer Studio 2.00 Beta Released!

March 12, 2007

Core Lab announces the beta version of MySQL Developer Studio 2.0. Version 2.0 introduces a large number of new features, including stored procedure debugging and database project support, new administration tools and many others. Release of the final version is scheduled for the end of March.

MySQL Developer Studio 2.00 offers you following features:

Stored Procedure and Script Debuggers

Added a framework for debugging stored procedure and SQL scripts.

Improved SQL Editor

Greatly improved the SQL Editor. The following features were added:

  • Enhanced Find and Replace window lets you search and replace text in all opened documents and view search results in a Find Results window
  • Advanced Code completion includes keywords and objects from the parsed script
  • Parameter information
  • Quick information about pointed object in the script
  • Navigation bar for navigating to script objects and subobjects
  • Bookmarks
  • In-place visual select statements editing with Query Builder window
  • Incremental search is now available
  • Code navigation for jumping to the definitions of database objects
  • Syntax customization

Database Project Support

Added a project management framework for bookmarking related scripts and organizing database developments.
Projects can be deployed in any order and saved to a file.

Keyboard Shortcut Customization

A set of keyboard mapping schemes with full customization added.

New Security Manager

Added integrated Security Manager for manipulating user accounts, granting and revoking privileges.

Table Maintenance, Flush and Server Variables

Added table maintenance wizard, flush dialog and server variables window.

Extended Database Object Search

Added full text and object data search. Completely redesigned Find Object window.

Service Control

New service management window lets you start and stop MySQL services under Windows.

MySQL Event support

Added support for the MySQL event object type.

Session Manager

Added a Session Manager for controlling and analyzing user sessions

Improved Working with Data

The following features added for working with data:

  • You can now print data from data editor directly
  • Sequential fetch feature was added - not all the data can now be fetched at once, cursor can be left opened to fetch data later
  • Data output can now be redirected to the Output window and viewed as text
  • Card View mode gives a visual way to view data rows

Code Templates

Added an extensive collection of SQL code templates.

Document Outlining

Added a Document Outline window for viewing the structure of SQL documents. To simplify code navigation, DML commands, DDL statements, code blocks and variables are represented as single structural units.

Other New Features

  • Now you can open several object editors for the same type of object in one document
  • The Output window now has several tabs for viewing different kinds of messages

You can try out the new version of the product by downloading it at the MySQL Developer Studio download page.

To tell us what you think about the new release, visit the MySQL Developer Studio Feedback Page. We are looking forward to your comments and suggestions.