innobackupex incorrectly chooses xtrabackup_51 for InnoDB plugin in 5.1

Bug #1181099 reported by Alexey Kopytov on 2013-05-17
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Percona XtraBackup moved to https://jira.percona.com/projects/PXB
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Alexey Kopytov
2.0
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Alexey Kopytov
2.1
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High
Alexey Kopytov

Bug Description

When no --ibbackup is specified explicitly, innobackupex always chooses xtrabackup_51 (i.e. the builtin-based binary) for any 5.1 server:

if($var_version =~ m/5\.1\.\d/ and $var_innodb_version =~ m/.*/){
  $ibbackup_binary = ($win eq 1 ? 'xtrabackup.exe' : 'xtrabackup_51');
 }

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Percona now uses JIRA for bug reports so this bug report is migrated to: https://jira.percona.com/browse/PXB-364

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