Aginity Workbench for Greenplum provides new functionality and improvements in stability and quality of the software over previous versions. These release notes summarize the new features and changes that apply to version 4.4.
- A built-in Workbench SQL Formatter is available in Workbench. In addition to using the built-in Workbench SQL Formatter, users can provide an alternative Windows Executable or .NET Assembly formatter. They can do so in Application Options > SQL Formatters.
This section contains details of specific functions and changes that are included in Aginity Workbench 4.4.
Upgrading from Prior Versions
Workbench automatically checks for new updates and displays a dialog box if an update is available. In the dialog box, select Install this update now to download and install the update.
You can also choose to postpone installation of the update until the next time you run Workbench or suppress the update alert.
You can also check for updates manually by clicking Check for Updates on the Help menu and then install an available update by following the instructions in a wizard.
- Windows XP or later
- Windows Installer 3.1
- .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
- Memory: 256 MB RAM
- Disk space: 100 MB, plus any necessary space for .NET Framework and Windows Installer
|APD-6844||An option for ignoring SQL errors. Select Continue on error in the Query Options dialog box.|
|WPD-1||A simple SQL format tool is available.|
Bug Fixes in Build 4.4.2183
|Severity||Reference||Description||Existed Since Version||Resolution|
|Critical||WPD-159||When a user exports an empty table to a file, an error occurs.||3.x||Fixed.|
|Critical||WPD-251||Under certain circumstances, when a user expands the Tables, External Tables, or Views node for a schema in the Object Browser, no tables or views are listed below.||4.4||Fixed.|
|Major||APD-6459||When a user edits a function that has comments, in some cases saving it may cause the comments to be deleted.||4.0||Fixed.|
|Major||APD-6444||A type mismatch error occurs when a user selects a column with a type of BIT.||4.0||Fixed.|
|Major||APD-8795||After import from a JSON file that contains a dataset, only one record is added for the entire dataset.||4.3||Fixed. Data imported from a JSON file is now parsed into the correct number of records.|
|Major||APD-8086||A flat data structure is incorrectly parsed after import from a JSON file.||4.3||Fixed. A flat structure is parsed into the correct number of records after import.|
|Major||WPD-68||In some cases when a user attempts to browse columns in a table, an error occurs indicating that an object reference is not set to an instance of an object.||4.3||Fixed.|
|Minor||WPD-88||Typo in the Restore Connections dialog box.||4.0||Fixed.|
|Moderate||APD-5977||The SECURITY DEFINER setting is ignored during export of a function.||N/A.|
|Trivial||APD-3711||When the field type is Date, the year 0 (for example, 0000-01-01) causes an error “Year, Month, and Day parameters describe an un-representable DateTime.”||Either cast the date as a VARCHAR or do not use the year 0.|