Release Notes: This is the last of the "beta" releases before the first "release candidate". It includes a number of bugfixes including fixes for the CAST, CONVERT, EXTRACT, CHAR, and CHAR_LENGTH functions and a fix for the DROP TABLE command.
Release Notes: The 1.1.X stream moved from Alpha to Beta with this release. Two enhancements were added: support for semi-hashjoin (subquery) -- Part II and support for nested subselects in the SELECT clause. There were also numerous bugfixes. Next up is moving to Release Candidate phase, when the version number will be changed to 1.5 to reflect the amount of new functionality added.