Bug #9353 DESC mysql.user causes crash
Submitted: 23 Mar 2005 10:55 Modified: 23 Mar 2005 11:14
Reporter: Federico Razzoli (OCA) Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
None 
Category:MySQL Server Severity:S1 (Critical)
Version:5.0.2 OS:Microsoft Windows (Windows 2000 SP 4)
Assigned to: CPU Architecture:Any

[23 Mar 2005 10:55] Federico Razzoli
Description:
Some queries cause mysqld to crash -- and it is unable to restart until I restart Windows. Here are the queries:

DESC mysql.user
DESCRIBE mysql.user
SHOW COLUMNS FROM mysql.user
USE mysql; DESC user

I run these queries from the command line.

How to repeat:
Try the queries above.
[23 Mar 2005 11:14] MySQL Verification Team
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