Here is a summary of significant changes introduced in specific versions of Tarantool.
For smaller feature changes and bug fixes, see closed milestones at GitHub.
What’s new in Tarantool 1.7?¶
The disk-based storage engine, which was called sophia or phia in earlier versions, is superseded by the vinyl storage engine.
There are new types for indexed fields.
The LuaJIT version is updated.
Automatic replica set bootstrap (for easier configuration of a new replica set) is supported.
space_object:inc() function is removed.
space_object:dec() function is removed.
space_object:bsize() function is added.
box.coredump() function is removed, for an alternative see
hot_standby configuration option is added.
Configuration parameters revised:
- Parameters renamed:
slab_alloc_arena(in gigabytes) to
- Until Tarantool 1.8, you can use deprecated parameters for both initial and runtime configuration, but Tarantool will display a warning. Also, you can specify both deprecated and up-to-date parameters, provided that their values are harmonized. If not, Tarantool will display an error.
What’s new in Tarantool 1.6.9 after February 15, 2017?¶
Due to Tarantool issue#2040 Remove sophia engine from 1.6 there no longer is a storage engine named sophia. It will be superseded in version 1.7 by the vinyl storage engine.
What’s new in Tarantool 1.6?¶
Tarantool 1.6 is no longer getting major new features, although it will be maintained. The developers are concentrating on Tarantool version 1.7.