Bug #32922 Race condition in micro GCP, participant crash in GCP_PREPARE
Submitted: 3 Dec 2007 8:02 Modified: 15 Dec 2007 10:26
Reporter: Jonas Oreland Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Cluster: Cluster (NDB) storage engine Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
Version:>= telco-6.2 OS:Any
Assigned to: Jonas Oreland CPU Architecture:Any

[3 Dec 2007 8:02] Jonas Oreland
If participant dies during GCP_PREPARE
  master will send a GCP_PREPARE_CONF on it's behalf

If master self has not yet received GCP_PREPARE
  it will send CONF with incorrect GCI

How to repeat:
error 7200
[3 Dec 2007 8:44] 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@1.2701, 2007-12-03 09:44:16+01:00, jonas@perch.ndb.mysql.com +4 -0
  ndb - bug#32922
    Fix race between GCP_PREPARE (to self) and NODE_FAILREP
    (micro GCP only)
[14 Dec 2007 17:10] Bugs System
Pushed into 6.0.5-alpha
[15 Dec 2007 10:26] 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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Documented in 6.0.5 changelog as:

        When using micro-GCPs, if a node failed while preparing for a
        global checkpoint, the master node would use the wrong GCI.
[7 Jan 2008 16:10] Jon Stephens
Also documented fix in 5.1.23-ndb-6.2.10 and 5.1.23-ndb-6.3.7 changelogs.