An asterisk (*) indicates support that was added in a hotfix or software patch subsequent to a release.
For a list a list of issues resolved since general availability, refer to the fixes.
The installer program has been enhanced to support Azul Zulu JRE 11. As a result of this change, the installer has ended support for some of the old operating systems. The installer supports the following operating systems after the enhancement:*
Any operating system on a machine using a JRE that is Java SE 8 or higher (LTS version), including Oracle JDK, OpenJDK, and IBM SDK (Java) distributions.
Windows 8.1 or higher
Windows Server 2012 RC2 or higher
Important: These changes do not affect the operating system requirements of the driver.
The driver has been enhanced to use proxy server settings defined in the JVM system properties by default. If no proxy settings are defined in the connection string or data source, the driver will attempt to use the values of the http.proxyHost and
http.proxyPort JVM system properties to connect to the database.*
The driver has been enhanced to support the Bearer token authentication.*
The default value of the AuthenticationMethod connection property has been changed to BearerToken.*
Supports SQL read-only access to GitHub
Supports JDBC core functions
Supports GitHub data types through data type inference
Supports Basic and OAuth 2.0 authentication
Supports the handling of large result sets with paging and the FetchSize connection property
Includes the Progress DataDirect GitHub Configuration Manager for quick configuration and testing of your driver in a web browser. The tool allows you to: