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  1. WiredTiger
  2. WT-4257

Don't assume timestamps from lookaside are aligned in memory

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major - P3
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 3.6.9, 4.0.3, 4.1.3, WT3.2.0
    • Component/s: None
    • Labels:
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    • Sprint:
      Storage Engines 2018-08-27
    • Backport Requested:
      v4.0, v3.6

      Description

      We store timestamps in the lookaside table. When we read them back into memory, we have to copy the timestamp from the WT_ITEM to an (aligned) wt_timestamp_t before accessing it. Otherwise the behavior for these reads is formally undefined.

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            Assignee:
            michael.cahill Michael Cahill
            Reporter:
            michael.cahill Michael Cahill
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