SQL Commander restructured.
SQL Bookmarks management is now displayed in a separate frame instead
of being a part of the SQL Commander
SQL Bookmarks are now easy accessible from the Bookmarks menu in the menu-bar
SQL Bookmarks dialog include functions to structure
your SQL statements and give them alias identifiers
Added support for simultaneous database connections
Information about a database connection (optionally including password) are saved to disk
Databases can be given an alias
New facility to find and load JDBC drivers
automatically by selecting a directory, JAR or ZIP file.
Any visible table in the application can be exported to a HTML formatted file
All appropriate dialogs has been updated to include choice of database
User specific preferences are stored to disk and read
upon subsequent invocations
Any previously stored JDBC drivers, database URL and SQL
Bookmarks can not be read using this version.
The recommendation is to start the current DbVisualizer and copy the
information to a file. Then install and start the new
version and copy the information into it. Yes, this is kind of
odd and will be handled better in a future version.
Support for Java 2 version 1.2.2 and 1.3
New option to enable/disable JDBC driver tracing.
(The amount of output here depends on the current JDBC driver(s))
Report tab can be set to monitor mode which enables
automatic execution of the current reports
The new Reports tab is a convenient mechanism to always have
the result of one or several select statements easy accessible. These
are presented either in tab form or as MDI frames
New tab in table explorer lists the first rows in the table
Number of max rows to fetch for a 'SELECT' statement can now be specified in the
The new history feature automatically saves all
executed statements performed in the SQL Commander.
(The history buffer is cleared between DbVisualizer
Any statement in the SQL Commander can contain variables (Ex. $$First
Name$$) and these are prompted for substitution before execution
The columns that are presented in the table
explorer tabs can be customized in the preferences file (this will be
supported from within DbVisualizer in a future release)
Tool-bar with context sensitivity