MariaDB is a database server that offers drop-in replacement functionality for MySQL. It is built by some of the original authors of MySQL, with assistance from the broader community. In addition to the core functionality of MySQL, it offers a rich set of feature enhancements including alternate storage engines, server optimizations, and patches.
minor feature: InnoDB updated to 5.7.19 CONNECT engine updated to 1.06.0001. Beta support for MongoDB added. ST_GeomFromGeoJSON ( MDEV-12181 ). ST_AsGeoJSON ( MDEV-12180 ). MariaDB Backup now included for Debian and Ubuntu (in MariaDB 10.2.7 it was released only for Red Hat, CentOS, and Fedora). Fedora 26 repositories have been added in this release. As per the MariaDB Deprecation Policy, this will be the last release of MariaDB 10.2 for Fedora 24. Beta support for MongoDB added. for the following security vulnerabilities : CVE-2017-3636. CVE-2017-3641. CVE-2017-3653. CVE-2017-3636. CVE-2017-3641. CVE-2017-3653. Release Notes - MariaDB 10.2 Series ?. MariaDB 10.2.7 Release Notes ?.