We have five releases in this month:
GOGCvariable in the configuration file in TiDB
splitcommand in TiKV
enable-streamingconfiguration item in TiDB
handle-errorcommand to only handle DDL errors to avoid misuse
Restore, which enables using NFS or any other kubernetes-supported volume source for backup/restore workflow
Restoreto define the image used to provide the Dumpling/TiDB Lightning binary executables
In PingCAP's Top 10 Posts of 2020, we took a look back at our 10 most popular posts in 2020.
We also published PingCAP 2020 Year in Review to look back at some of our important milestones and achievements that we accomplished, while we looked forward to a greater year ahead.
Will Zhang, a TiDB community member, wrote an article TiDB on KubeSphere: Release a Cloud-Native Distributed Database to the KubeSphere App Store that walked you through how to deploy TiDB on KubeSphere by app templates and release TiDB to the App Store.
In Batch Processing Massive Data Much Quicker with TiSpark, our senior solution architect Zhexuan Yang explained why TiSpark is better than the traditional batch processing solution, how you can benefit from TiSpark, and how it works.
In this monthly, our engineer Wenbo Zhang has written four articles:
NO_ZERO_DATEwhen altering tables
commitTSin status is missed even if the backup job succeeds
recoverFailovermight be forgotten to unset
We'd like to welcome the following new contributors to TiDB and thank them for their work!