[kerberos-discuss] MIT krb db2 hash test failures on Solaris

Will Fiveash William.Fiveash at Sun.COM
Fri Jan 23 14:30:16 EST 2009

On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 12:11:53PM -0600, Nicolas Williams wrote:
> Will independently reached the same conclusion from code inspection.
> There is a max page size already defined (64KB); it's just not enforced
> in hash_init().  
> On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 01:07:56PM -0500, Ken Raeburn wrote:
> > We use the btree format by default for database creation, so unless  
> > someone's going out of their way to create hash format databases under  
> > ZFS, the impact is probably only to cause the tests to fail....
> Do we know that the btree code doesn't have a similar problem?  I guess
> if it works with the default ZFS recordsize...

Ken pointed out that the btree code does have range checking and I
verified that it passes all the tests.

Will Fiveash
Sun Microsystems Inc.

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