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  1. WiredTiger
  2. WT-4961

Checkpoints with cache overflow must keep history for reads

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major - P3
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 4.3.1, WT3.2.2, 4.0.14, 4.2.2
    • Component/s: None
    • Labels:
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    • Story Points:
      8
    • Sprint:
      Storage Engines 2019-07-29, Storage Engines 2019-08-12, Storage Engines 2019-08-26, Storage Engines 2019-09-09, Storage Engines 2019-09-23, Storage Engines 2019-10-07
    • Backport Requested:
      v4.2, v4.0

      Description

      When a checkpoint executes with stable_timestamp > oldest_timestamp the history in between can be incorrectly discarded if cache overflow is engaged. This means that reads with timestamps between oldest and stable will see newer versions of data than they should.

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              Assignee:
              vamsi.krishna Vamsi Boyapati
              Reporter:
              michael.cahill Michael Cahill
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