Bugzilla will be upgraded to version 5.0 on a still to be determined date in the near future. The original upgrade date has been delayed.
Bug 177849 - Backup doesn't work
Backup doesn't work
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mysql-gui-tools (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Dennis Gilmore
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
  Show dependency treegraph
Reported: 2006-01-15 11:19 EST by Remi Collet
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-01-16 17:03:13 EST
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Patch to use strcat instead of gsprintf in backup module. (1.40 KB, patch)
2006-01-15 11:21 EST, Remi Collet
no flags Details | Diff

  None (edit)
Description Remi Collet 2006-01-15 11:19:17 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; fr-FR; rv:1.8) Gecko/20051228 Fedora/1.5-3.fc4.remi Firefox/1.5

Description of problem:
When running a backup an error occurs :

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. launch mysql-adminstritor
2. create a Bakcup Project
3. Start Backup

Actual Results:  Error : "Error running backup. Cannot set ANSI quotes"

Expected Results:  Success :  "Backup written to file '/home/xxx'."

Additional info:

I'm using mysql-administrator 1.1.5 for some time (building my own RPM) and I found a problem in the source : the use of gsprintf with the same input and output buffer.

For exemple : g_sprintf(sql_mode_cmd, "%sANSI_QUOTES", sql_mode_cmd).

A solution is to use a simple strcat.
Comment 1 Remi Collet 2006-01-15 11:21:38 EST
Created attachment 123218 [details]
Patch to use strcat instead of gsprintf in backup module.

This patch solve the bug for me.
Comment 2 Remi Collet 2006-01-15 15:04:28 EST
Version 1.1.6 is out.

myx_backup.c is the same as in version 1.1.5, so the patch is still needed.
Comment 3 Dennis Gilmore 2006-01-16 17:03:13 EST
updated to 1.1.6  and applied your patch.  thanks.
Comment 4 Dennis Gilmore 2007-04-11 11:29:31 EDT
sorry for the noise reassigning all mysql-administrator bugs to 

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.