[ubuntu/saucy-proposed] firebird2.5 (Accepted)

Jeremy Bicha jbicha at ubuntu.com
Mon Jul 1 03:52:01 UTC 2013

firebird2.5 ( unstable; urgency=low

  * Official 2.5.2 release
    + CORE-3912: segfault in superclassic (Closes: #693192)
    + Restored the on-disk-structure compatibility with 2.5.1 index keys
      (Closes: #693193)
    + Fixed broken (working as no-op) sweep in SuperServer (Closes: #693195)
    + CORE-3902: Derived fields may not be optimized via an index
      (Closes: #693196)
    + CORE-3895: High memory usage when PSQL code SELECT's from stored
      procedure which modified some data (Closes: #693202)
    + CORE-3238: GEN_UUID returns a non-RFC-4122-compliant UUID
      (Closes: #693207)
    + CORE-3887: CHAR_TO_UUID and UUID_TO_CHAR works different in big endian
      architectures (Closes: #693209)
    + Enabled per-table runtime stats for sweeper
    + Changes not concerning Debian
      - CORE-3786: Hangs on MacOSX 10.7 (Lion) on DB create after reboot
      - CORE-3911: API entrypoints Bopen and BLOB_open are not visible on Darwin
      - CORE-3740: SELECT using IN list with >413 elements causes crash on Mac
        (stack overflow with default stack size)
      - CORE-3740: optimisation bug in GCC on Darwin

  * Update debian/copyright (two new files, no licensing changes)
  * Add NEWS.Debian about incompatible fix in char↔UUID conversion functions

  * drop patches included in the upstream release:
    + upstream/r54702-cve-2012-5529.patch
    + upstream/r57728-cve-2013-2429.patch
  * refresh separate-file-and-sem-perms.patch to apply cleanly

  * Patches taken from upstream SVN
    + r57516r57773-gbak-y-redirection.patch
      make gbak -y work with redirection again (regression from 2.5.1)
    + r57707r57710-lots-autonomous-trx-leaks-crash.patch
      fix engine crash/memory leak with many autonomous transactions (remote
      crash/memory leak)
    + r57349-bad-trn-num-logged-during-sweep.patch
      fix invalid transaction counters logged during sweep (trivial fix)
    + r57714r57716-fix-isql-edit-command.patch
      fix isql's edit command broken in 2.5.2 (regression from 2.5.1)
    + r58004-crash-converting-overscaled-numeric-to-string.patch
      fix engine crash while converting an overscaled numeric to a string
      (remote crash)
    + r57795-crash-storing-long-incompressible-data.patch
      fix bugcheck/corruption when storing long uncompressible data (possible
      db corruption)
  * add out/crash-create-db-restricted.patch
    fixes a server crash when attempting creation of a database outside of
    allowed paths with firebrd.xonf setting of 'DatabaseAccess' other than

Date: 2013-05-09 16:14:11.754009+00:00
Signed-By: Jeremy Bicha <jbicha at ubuntu.com>
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