Bug #36465 mysqltest should always use the --tmpdir
Submitted: 2 May 2008 9:14 Modified: 6 May 2008 18:44
Reporter: Magnus Blåudd Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Server: Tests Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
Version:5.0-> OS:Any
Assigned to: Magnus Blåudd CPU Architecture:Any

[2 May 2008 9:14] Magnus Blåudd
There is one place in mysqltest wher it creates a tempfil in /tmp instead of thr provided --tmpdir= location.

How to repeat:

Suggested fix:
Use TMPDIR(if set)variable when creating the temporary file
[2 May 2008 9:16] Bugs System
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ChangeSet@1.2613, 2008-05-02 11:22:10+02:00, msvensson@pilot.mysql.com +1 -0
  Bug#36465 mysqltest should always use the --tmpdir
[6 May 2008 0:25] Bugs System
Pushed into 5.0.62
[6 May 2008 0:29] Bugs System
Pushed into 5.1.25-rc
[6 May 2008 0:32] Bugs System
Pushed into 6.0.6-alpha
[6 May 2008 18:44] Paul DuBois
Noted in 5.1.25, 6.0.6 changelogs.

mysqltest ignored the value of --tmpdir in one place.