KDE3 support, improved waitstate analyzer, tempfiles in storage manager,
caching, improved MySQL support, improved indentation, improved explain
in charts, track charts to files, alarms on chart values, new backup
manager tool, better
KDE installation, very preliminary support for PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL
Changed packaging with Oracle & MySQL in separate rpm:s if posible.
The main new feature in this release is the preliminary support for the
QSql API of Qt 3.0.1.
Currently the only thing supported by these is using the worksheet, but
it's a start. This support
is for Qt above 3.0 though so the normal KDE binaries does not have
since these are based on Qt 2.3.
Another really cool new feature is that when you explain plans in the
SGA they will be
explained from the context of the user who parsed them, not the user you
connect as right
now. You can now also use explain plan PL/SQL blocks and get plans for
the DML statements
found inside them.
Also charts have seen large improvements in this release adding such
features as tracking to
files, scrollbars and ability to hold a longer history than is displayed
by default. You can also
set alarms on chart values to get basic monitoring functionality from
TOra. Currently the alarm
can only pop up a dialog with the warning but in the future email
notification will probably be