Re: ParallelFinish-hook of FDW/CSP (Re: Steps inside ExecEndGather)

From: Kohei KaiGai <kaigai(at)kaigai(dot)gr(dot)jp>
To: Kouhei Kaigai <kaigai(at)ak(dot)jp(dot)nec(dot)com>
Cc: Robert Haas <robertmhaas(at)gmail(dot)com>, Claudio Freire <klaussfreire(at)gmail(dot)com>, Amit Kapila <amit(dot)kapila16(at)gmail(dot)com>, pgsql-hackers <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: ParallelFinish-hook of FDW/CSP (Re: Steps inside ExecEndGather)
Date: 2017-02-24 13:59:58
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This attached patch re-designed the previous v2 according to Robert's comment.
All I had to do is putting entrypoint for ForeignScan/CustomScan at
because it is already modified to call child node first, earlier than
which releases DSM segment.


2017-02-20 9:25 GMT+09:00 Kouhei Kaigai <kaigai(at)ak(dot)jp(dot)nec(dot)com>:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: pgsql-hackers-owner(at)postgresql(dot)org
>> [mailto:pgsql-hackers-owner(at)postgresql(dot)org] On Behalf Of Robert Haas
>> Sent: Monday, February 20, 2017 2:20 AM
>> To: Kaigai Kouhei(海外 浩平) <kaigai(at)ak(dot)jp(dot)nec(dot)com>
>> Cc: Claudio Freire <klaussfreire(at)gmail(dot)com>; Amit Kapila
>> <amit(dot)kapila16(at)gmail(dot)com>; pgsql-hackers <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
>> Subject: Re: ParallelFinish-hook of FDW/CSP (Re: [HACKERS] Steps inside
>> ExecEndGather)
>> On Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 12:46 PM, Kouhei Kaigai <kaigai(at)ak(dot)jp(dot)nec(dot)com>
>> wrote:
>> > The attached patch is revised one.
>> >
>> > Invocation of Exec(Foreign|Custom)ParallelFinish was moved to
>> > ExecParallelRetrieveInstrumentation() not to walk on the plan- state
>> > tree twice.
>> > One (hypothetical) downside is, FDW/CSP can retrieve its own run-time
>> > statistics only when query is executed under EXPLAIN ANALYZE.
>> >
>> > This enhancement allows FDW/CSP to collect its specific run- time
>> > statistics more than Instrumentation, then show them as output of
>> > EXPLAIN. My expected examples are GPU's kernel execution time, DMA
>> > transfer ratio and so on. These statistics will never appear in the
>> > Instrumentation structure, however, can be a hot- point of performance
>> > bottleneck if CustomScan works on background workers.
>> Would gather_shutdown_children_first.patch from
>> b8eb10c-6AywJDxbWrA(at)mail(dot)gmail(dot)com
>> help with this problem also? Suppose we did that, and then also added an
>> ExecShutdownCustom method. Then you'd definitely be able to get control
>> before the DSM went away, either from ExecEndNode() or ExecShutdownNode().
> Ah, yes, I couldn't find any problem around the above approach.
> ExecShutdownGather() can be called by either ExecShutdownNode() or
> ExecEndGather(). This patch allows to have an entrypoint for CSP/FDW
> prior to release of the DSM.
> Thanks,
> ----
> PG-Strom Project / NEC OSS Promotion Center
> KaiGai Kohei <kaigai(at)ak(dot)jp(dot)nec(dot)com>
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