[Monetdb-developers] release show stopper

Sjoerd Mullender sjoerd at acm.org
Wed May 27 23:02:43 CEST 2009

I found the problem (and some others as well).  See the various checkin 

I'll do yet another build tomorrow.

On 2009-05-27 21:01, Sjoerd Mullender wrote:
> I have a serious problem with the release on Windows.
> If I first install the old (April 2009, ie Feb2009-SP2) version, create 
> a table and insert a value (the latter probably not necessary):
> create table foo (s varchar (10));
> insert into foo values ('test');
> exit client and server, then upgrade to new version, the table gets lost:
> sq1>select * from foo;
> !SELECT: no such table 'foo'
> When I tried this on Linux, it worked.
> select * from tables; works and looks good, except that there is no 
> mention of the foo table.
> So far I've only tried this on 32 bit Windows and 64 bit Fedora 10.  It 
> could be that the problem is a 32/64 bit problem, or a Windows/Linux 
> problem.  In any case, this is a show stopper.
> The problem persists if I first have the logger flush itself before the 
> upgrade, so I don't think it's a logger problem.
> (On Windows, the log directory is moved automatically by the command 
> script.  This works.)

Sjoerd Mullender

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