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Re: CREATE/ALTER USER syntax in MySQL 5.7.5/5.7.6
----- Original Message -----
> Hi, Peter!
> On Apr 10, Peter Laursen wrote:
> > Please read MySQL 5.7 documentation on CREATE USER and ALTER USER syntax:
> > https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/create-user.html
> > https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/alter-user.html
> > (note before/after version 5.7.5/5.7.6 changes)
> > .. as well as this blog:
> > http://mysqlblog.fivefarmers.com/2015/04/10/improved-alter-user-syntax-support-in-5-7/
> > "With changes made in MySQL Server 5.7.6, a better distinction is made
> > between privilege-level attributes (those which are managed via GRANT and
> > REVOKE statements) and account-level attributes (those managed using CREATE
> > USER and ALTER USER statements). MySQL has a long history of confusing
> > these – for example, requiring a GRANTcommand to set account resource
> > limits or require SSL. "
> > I think this is a very valid observation and thus also change. Does MariaDB
> > have plans to implement the full CREATE/ALTER USER syntax of MySQL
> > 5.7.5/5.7.6?
Daniel Black, Engineer @ Open Query (http://openquery.com.au)
Remote expertise & maintenance for MySQL/MariaDB server environments.