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: This release of MariaDB Server includes the S3 storage engine.. Note, that plugins have independent maturity levels and S3 storage engine in 10.5.4 has. Alpha maturity.This release of MariaDB Server includes the MariaDB ColumnStore storage engine.. Note, that plugins have independent maturity levels and MariaDB ColumnStore in 10.5.4 has. Beta maturity.DROP TABLE now reliably deletes table remnants inside a storage engine even if the.frm file is missing.Accelerated. crc32() function for AMD64, ARMv8, POWER 8 ( MDEV-22669 ).Lots of, see the changelog.Limit innodb_encryption_threads to 255 ( MDEV-22258 ).Minimum value of max_sort_length raised to 8 (previously 4).so size data types like DOUBLE and BIGINT are not truncated for lower values of max_sort_length ( MDEV-22715 ).DROP TABLE improvements: MDEV-8069, MDEV-11412, MDEV-22456.InnoDB Performance improvements: MDEV-15053, MDEV-22593, MDEV-22697, MDEV-22871, MDEV-22841.Release Notes - MariaDB 10.5 Series .MariaDB 10.5.3 Release Notes .