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  1. WiredTiger
  2. WT-1808

Avoid a deadlock between the sweep server and a checkpoint.

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    • Type: Task
    • Status: Closed
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: WT2.5.2
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      The sweep server was holding a handle exclusive and waiting on the handle list lock (in order to remove the handle from the list), a checkpoint was holding the handle list lock waiting for a read lock on the handle. Found by examining a hang during automated testing.

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              • Assignee:
                alexander.gorrod Alexander Gorrod
                Reporter:
                michael.cahill Michael Cahill
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