Percona announces the release of Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.24-27 on December 19, 2018 (downloads are available here and from the Percona Software Repositories). This release merges changes of MySQL 5.7.24, including all the bug fixes in it. Percona Server for MySQL 5.7.24-27 is now the current GA release in the 5.7 series. All of Percona’s software is open-source and free.
If you’re currently using Percona Server for MySQL 5.7, Percona recommends upgrading to this version of 5.7 prior to upgrading to Percona Server for MySQL 8.0.
- When uninstalling Percona Server for MySQL packages on CentOS 7 default configuration file
my.cnfwould get removed as well. This fix makes the backup of the configuration file instead of removing it. Bug fixed #5092.