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phpMyAdmin 4.1.4 Released: Installation and Upgrade

phpMyAdmin is an awesome web-based database management tool. Learning phpMyAdmin can come in very handy for bloggers and web-developers. This post introduces the recently released phpMyAdmin 4.1.4 update.

phpMyAdmin 4.1.4

What’s New in phpMyAdmin 4.1.4

phpMyAdmin 4.1.4 is a bugfix release. A few highlights include:

  • bug #3840 (additional fix) When exporting to gzip format, the data is compressed 2 times
  • bug #4209 Missing compression in one case
  • bug #4208 Can’t browse tables after sorting on columns with fieldnames that have a ‘-‘
  • bug #4184 Switch to wrong page after adding an index
  • bug #3885 Additional fix for this bug
  • bug #4212 Table “disappears” if it has the same name as its tablegroup
  • bug #4213 Datetime Quick Edit decrements by one day
  • bug #4217 Current value not highlighted when browsing foreign values
  • bug #4220 Incorrect key values in foreign key browser
  • bug #4215 MariaDB 5.5: error in Drizzle detection

The complete changelog for phpMyAdmin 4.1.4 can be found here.

Installation and Configuration Instructions

Ubuntu Installation
phpMyAdmin Tweaks

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Upgrade Instructions

If you followed our installation guide for Ubuntu, then you can upgrade to phpMyAdmin 4.1.4 using the following commands:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

That’s it. Enjoy administering your databases using phpMyAdmin’s web interface.

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