MySQL 5.6 was released as GA today

MySQL 5.6 was released as GA today. Congratulations to the team at Oracle!

http://dev.mysql.com/tech-resources/articles/mysql-5.6.html

There are lots of long desired features in 5.6, including global transaction ids, multi-threaded slaves, and more.

We are still using MySQL 5.1, but are working on porting our patch-set to MySQL 5.6. We are also starting to file bugs on the features we are testing for 5.6:

http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=68250
http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=68251