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athena: Fix create_table to work with restricted permissions
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Authored by vlorentz on Thu, Nov 10, 10:12 AM.

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For some reason, using a non-existing database works when working with
credentials with unnecessarily high privileges (though it is not clear
to me which permissions allow this).

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Patch application report for D8827 (id=31822)

Rebasing onto b2ae082661...

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commit 5087a463974e548d78cb169264bb78935428e4a6
Author: Valentin Lorentz <vlorentz@softwareheritage.org>
Date:   Thu Nov 10 10:11:51 2022 +0100

    athena: Fix create_table to work with restricted permissions
    
    For some reason, using a non-existing database works when working with
    credentials with unnecessarily high privileges (though it is not clear
    to me which permissions allow this).

See https://jenkins.softwareheritage.org/job/DDATASET/job/tests-on-diff/157/ for more details.

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Thu, Nov 10, 3:27 PM