Bug #29509 ndb_mgm help needs to list the -a option for DN restart
Submitted: 3 Jul 2007 11:43 Modified: 6 Nov 2007 8:41
Reporter: Jonathan Miller Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Cluster: Cluster (NDB) storage engine Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
Version:MySQL-5.1-new-ndb OS:Linux
Assigned to: Stewart Smith CPU Architecture:Any

[3 Jul 2007 11:43] Jonathan Miller
The "-a" == abort, don't sync gcp option should be listed in the help for the management client.

How to repeat:

Suggested fix:
see above
[14 Aug 2007 4:59] Stewart Smith
simple patch.

Jeb - can you just check that it reads okay.
[14 Aug 2007 5:00] Stewart Smith
update ndb_mgm help

Attachment: bug29509_ndb_mgm_help_abort.patch (text/x-patch), 2.70 KiB.

[3 Oct 2007 7:31] Stewart Smith
pushed to 5.1-ndb
[3 Oct 2007 7:35] Bugs System
A patch for this bug has been committed. After review, it may
be pushed to the relevant source trees for release in the next
version. You can access the patch from:


ChangeSet@1.2565, 2007-10-03 17:26:17+10:00, stewart@flamingspork.com +1 -0
  [PATCH] BUG#29509 ndb_mgm help needs to list the -a option for DN restart
  Index: ndb/storage/ndb/src/mgmclient/CommandInterpreter.cpp
[5 Oct 2007 11:29] Jonathan Miller

Comment is a little late, yet I feel if we changed "-a Aborts the node, not syncing GCP.\n" to "-a Aborts the node without syncing of GCP.\n" it would read better.

Best wishes,
[10 Oct 2007 8:28] Jon Stephens
Documented bugfix in mysql-5.1.22-ndb-6.2.7 changelog; left status as PQ.
[15 Oct 2007 17:47] Jon Stephens
Also documented in mysql-5.1.22-ndb-6.3.4 changelog; left status as PQ.
[5 Nov 2007 13:53] Bugs System
Pushed into 6.0.4-alpha
[5 Nov 2007 13:56] Bugs System
Pushed into 5.1.23-rc
[6 Nov 2007 8:41] Jon Stephens
Thank you for your bug report. This issue has been committed to our source repository of that product and will be incorporated into the next release.

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Now documented in 5.1.23 and 6.0.4 changelogs. Closed.