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From:ingo Date:June 8 2006 3:51pm
Subject:bk commit into 5.0 tree (ingo:1.2132) BUG#16218
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  1.2132 06/06/08 17:51:47 ingo@stripped +2 -0
  Bug#16218 - Crash on insert delayed
  INSERT DELAYED crashed in 5.0 on a table with a varchar that 
  could be NULL and was created pre-5.0.
  In case of INSERT DELAYED the open table is copied from the
  delayed insert thread to be able to create a record for the 
  queue. When copying the fields, a method was used that did 
  not set up some pointers into the record buffer of the table.
  For Bug 13707 (Server crash with INSERT DELAYED on MyISAM table)
  I did already set up one of the pointers in that method.
  But now it turned out that more pointers are required.
  Since they are set up in another field method, I undid the
  change of Bug 13707. I do now use the other method instead.
  No test case as this is a migration problem. One needs to
  create a table with 4.x and use it with 5.x. I added two
  test scripts to the bug report.

    1.188 06/06/08 17:51:42 ingo@stripped +46 -4
    Bug#16218 - Crash on insert delayed
    Changed the copying of the fields to use Field::new_key_field(). 
    This method initializes the required field elements 'ptr',
    'null_ptr', and 'null_bit'. 

    1.305 06/06/08 17:51:42 ingo@stripped +2 -11
    Bug#16218 - Crash on insert delayed
    Undid the change from Bug 13707 (Server crash with INSERT 
    DELAYED on MyISAM table).
    I solved both bugs in sql/ by copying the
    fields with Field::new_key_field(). This method initializes
    the required field elements 'ptr', 'null_ptr', and 'null_bit'. 
    There is no need to do this in Field::new_field() too.

# This is a BitKeeper patch.  What follows are the unified diffs for the
# set of deltas contained in the patch.  The rest of the patch, the part
# that BitKeeper cares about, is below these diffs.
# User:	ingo
# Host:	chilla.local
# Root:	/home/mydev/mysql-5.0-aid

--- 1.304/sql/	2006-04-10 23:29:55 +02:00
+++ 1.305/sql/	2006-06-08 17:51:42 +02:00
@@ -6236,17 +6236,8 @@ Field *Field_string::new_field(MEM_ROOT 
     This is done to ensure that ALTER TABLE will convert old VARCHAR fields
     to now VARCHAR fields.
-  if ((new_field= new Field_varstring(field_length, maybe_null(),
-                                      field_name, new_table, charset())))
-  {
-    /*
-      delayed_insert::get_local_table() needs a ptr copied from old table.
-      This is what other new_field() methods do too. The above method of
-      Field_varstring sets ptr to NULL.
-    */
-    new_field->ptr= ptr;
-  }
-  return new_field;
+  return new Field_varstring(field_length, maybe_null(),
+                             field_name, new_table, charset());

--- 1.187/sql/	2006-04-11 20:46:20 +02:00
+++ 1.188/sql/	2006-06-08 17:51:42 +02:00
@@ -17,6 +17,44 @@
 /* Insert of records */
+  Insert delayed is distinguished from a normal insert by lock_type ==
+  TL_WRITE_DELAYED instead of TL_WRITE. It first tries to open a
+  "delayed" table (delayed_get_table()), but falls back to
+  open_and_lock_tables() on error and proceeds as normal insert then.
+  Opening a "delayed" table means to find a delayed insert thread that
+  has the table open already. If this fails, a new thread is created and
+  waited for to open and lock the table.
+  If accessing the thread succeeded, in
+  delayed_insert::get_local_table() the table of the thread is copied
+  for local use. A copy is required because the normal insert logic
+  works on a target table, but the other threads table object must not
+  be used. The insert logic uses the record buffer to create a record.
+  And the delayed insert thread uses the record buffer to pass the
+  record to the table handler. So there must be different objects. Also
+  the copied table is not included in the lock, so that the statement
+  can proceed even if the real table cannot be accessed at this moment.
+  Copying a table object is not a trivial operation. Besides the TABLE
+  object there are the field pointer array, the field objects and the
+  record buffer. After copying the field objects, their pointers into
+  the record must be "moved" to point to the new record buffer.
+  After this setup the normal insert logic is used. Only that for
+  delayed inserts write_delayed() is called instead of write_record().
+  It inserts the rows into a queue and signals the delayed insert thread
+  instead of writing directly to the table.
+  The delayed insert thread awakes from the signal. It locks the table,
+  inserts the rows from the queue, unlocks the table, and waits for the
+  next signal. It does normally live until a FLUSH TABLES or SHUTDOWN.
 #include "mysql_priv.h"
 #include "sp_head.h"
 #include "sql_trigger.h"
@@ -1466,6 +1504,7 @@ TABLE *delayed_insert::get_local_table(T
   my_ptrdiff_t adjust_ptrs;
   Field **field,**org_field, *found_next_number_field;
   TABLE *copy;
+  DBUG_ENTER("delayed_insert::get_local_table");
   /* First request insert thread to get a lock */
@@ -1512,8 +1551,11 @@ TABLE *delayed_insert::get_local_table(T
   for (org_field=table->field ; *org_field ; org_field++,field++)
-    if (!(*field= (*org_field)->new_field(client_thd->mem_root,copy)))
-      return 0;
+    if (!(*field= (*org_field)->new_key_field(client_thd->mem_root, copy,
+                                              (*org_field)->ptr,
+                                              (*org_field)->null_ptr,
+                                              (*org_field)->null_bit)))
+      DBUG_RETURN(0);
     (*field)->orig_table= copy;			// Remove connection
     (*field)->move_field(adjust_ptrs);		// Point at copy->record[0]
     if (*org_field == found_next_number_field)
@@ -1540,14 +1582,14 @@ TABLE *delayed_insert::get_local_table(T
   /* Adjust lock_count. This table object is not part of a lock. */
   copy->lock_count= 0;
-  return copy;
+  DBUG_RETURN(copy);
   /* Got fatal error */
   pthread_cond_signal(&cond);			// Inform thread about abort
-  return 0;
bk commit into 5.0 tree (ingo:1.2132) BUG#16218ingo8 Jun