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Bug 455619 - tmpdir variable not honored for internally created temporary tables
Summary: tmpdir variable not honored for internally created temporary tables
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: mysql
Version: 5.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Tom Lane
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 2008-07-16 17:19 UTC by Patrice Guay
Modified: 2013-07-03 03:19 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-09-02 09:46:29 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Patch to fix the issue (deleted)
2008-07-16 17:19 UTC, Patrice Guay
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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2009:1289 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: mysql security and bug fix update 2009-09-01 13:32:14 UTC

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,
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