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Functionality added or changed:
mysqlbug now also reports the compiler version used for building the binaries (if the compiler supports the option
Fixed compilation problems on OpenUnix and HPUX 10.20.
Fixed some optimization problems when compiling MySQL with
-DBIG_TABLES on a 32-bit system.
mysql_drop_db() didn't check permissions properly so anyone could drop another users database.
DROP DATABASE is checked properly.