deltasql Changelog

New in version 1.6.4

October 8th, 2013
  • This maintenance release included major fixes and visual enhancements to deltasql server.
  • Get Synchronization Table is now a main menu entry.
  • Automatic branch selection when creating a synchronization table was added.
  • Branch selection was fixed in the main synchronization form.
  • It was previously not possible to synchronize from BRANCH_X to BRANCH_X.
  • The same fixes were applied to deltaclient for Windows.
  • The dbredactor client includes now a JDBC driver for SQLite databases.
  • A favicon and other visual enhancements were provided in the navigation bar.

New in version 1.6.3 (September 3rd, 2013)

  • This version ships with two new tools that help to create SQL scripts based on exported files in comma separated value format (.csv).
  • They are useful when managing third party applications that require configuration via GUI, or generally when customers send data to be loaded into the managed application.
  • The two tools support creation of INSERT scripts, and of INSERT, UPDATE, and DELETE scripts based on .csv exported from your SQL client.
  • The bash client has been fixed; retrieving the version number did not work in all circumstances.

New in version 1.6.2 (July 5th, 2013)

  • This version adds logic to select only the branches valid for a given project.
  • This is used when submitting or editing scripts.
  • When synchronizing, only valid tags/branches are shown in the synchronization form.
  • The three listboxes of the synchronization form adapt dynamically, as is done with the Freepascal deltaclient.
  • The feature is achieved with AJAX technology.
  • These two features help reduce the number of human errors when using deltasql in a complicated environment with many branches and tags.
  • The Python client is extended to support Oracle's mysql.connector.

New in version 1.6.1 (May 16th, 2013)

  • New features: a navigation bar on the left for faster switching between pages.
  • Fixes: copy&paste works in Internet Explorer.
  • Known Issues: the Copy&Paste link disappears after being clicked once.
  • Documentation: one new FAQ entry on why deltasql is so different from commercial tools.
  • The new Web page is part of the package in the web subfolder.

New in version 1.5.5 (January 3rd, 2013)

  • This maintenance release implements more PHP 5.3 patches.
  • The URL has changed from (now down) to

New in version 1.5.4 (September 26th, 2012)

  • PHP 5.3 is now supported, as it is shipped by XAMPP by default.

New in version 1.5.2 (July 19th, 2012)

  • This version adds copy-and-paste functionality to copy and paste existing scripts, synchronization queries, a generated synchronization script, and a seeding script for databases which will come under deltasql version control.

New in version 1.5.1 (May 15th, 2012)

  • This maintenance release includes a new Python deltasql client which works from the commandline for MySQL database types only, a new chart showing scripts per project, and minor fixes.

New in version 1.5.0 (April 4th, 2012)

  • This is a major release containing charting features for deltasql.
  • It is possible to see how many scripts are added each month and how many synchronizations are performed.
  • A top ten page shows the best developers writing new scripts and the best release managers performing most synchronizations.
  • Minor features include a changelog feature that shows which is the latest deltasql release and the ability to edit scripts when they are shown.
  • Other minor enhancements and the removal of the unused phone home functionality round off this release.