Weekly Falcon Test Overview 2008-06-20

It has been almost a month since my last WFTO posting.

This time my delay was due to our migration from BitKeeper to Bazaar. You can read about the background and reasoning in our move to Bazaar in

An excellent introduction about using Bazaar with MySQL you will find at

Compared to our last WFTO we have 6 new tests and 2 tests are not failing anymore. This means that we are at a failed/passed ratio of 7.5%. We are making a steady progress:

  • 7.5% – 15/198 (this report)
  • 8.9% – 17/190 (last report)
  • 10.4% – 19/182 (report before last one)

News for these weeks:

  • Jim Starkey fixed
    • Bug#37517 falcon -DENGINE conflicts –with-ssl leading to build failure
  • Kevin Lewis fixed
    • Bug#36438 Falcon crash in Record::poke, line 823
  • Chris Powers fixed
    • Bug#36468 Falcon replication failure, engine reports HA_ERR_END_OF_FILE on slave
  • Vladislav Vaintroub fixed
    • Bug#37251 Livelock between UPDATE and DELETE threads
    • Bug#37080 Falcon deadlock on concurrent insert and truncate
    • Bug#36396 Assertion in IO::pread (on closed tablespace file)
  • Olav Sandstå fixed
    • Bug#36745 falcon crash on solaris
    • Bug#36703 Unknown symbol EncodedDataStream::decode when linking mysqld with Sun Studio
  • Hakan Küçükyılmaz fixed
    • Bug#37078 falcon_bug_26828 fails sometimes on Pushbuild

What about you?

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