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Bug 455619

Summary: tmpdir variable not honored for internally created temporary tables
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Reporter: Patrice Guay <froggy>
Component: mysqlAssignee: Tom Lane <tgl>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: low    
Version: 5.2CC: artms, byte, hhorak, kvolny, patrickm
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Description Patrice Guay 2008-07-16 17:19:51 UTC
Description of problem:

The MySQL server is creating temporary tables for filesort in the working
directory instead of the specified tmpdir directory.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

This bug is documented at the mysql bugtracker:

This bug has been fixed in mysql 5.0.48

Comment 1 Patrice Guay 2008-07-16 17:19:51 UTC
Created attachment 311974 [details]
Patch to fix the issue

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2009-09-02 09:46:29 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.