innochecksum is unusable and dangerous

Bug #1033677 reported by Andrew Gaul on 2012-08-06
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Percona Data Recovery Tool for InnoDB
Aleksandr Kuzminsky

Bug Description

innochecksum has three significant bugs: spuriously writing to FIL_PAGE_LSN, calculating the old- and new-style checksums in the wrong order, and smashing adjacent fields on x86-64. The program is unusable and dangerous as-is. I submitted fixes to all symptoms:

Changed in percona-data-recovery-tool-for-innodb:
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Aleksandr Kuzminsky (akuzminsky)
Changed in percona-data-recovery-tool-for-innodb:
status: New → Fix Committed
milestone: none → release-0.6
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