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From "Jonathan Gray (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Updated: (HBASE-1823) Ability for Scanners to bypass the block cache
Date Fri, 11 Sep 2009 22:45:57 GMT

     [ https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HBASE-1823?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:all-tabpanel

Jonathan Gray updated HBASE-1823:

      Resolution: Fixed
    Hadoop Flags: [Reviewed]
          Status: Resolved  (was: Patch Available)

Tested on my cluster, works as expected.  Committed to branch and trunk.

> Ability for Scanners to bypass the block cache
> ----------------------------------------------
>                 Key: HBASE-1823
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HBASE-1823
>             Project: Hadoop HBase
>          Issue Type: New Feature
>          Components: client, regionserver
>    Affects Versions: 0.20.0
>            Reporter: Jonathan Gray
>            Assignee: Jonathan Gray
>             Fix For: 0.20.1, 0.21.0
>         Attachments: HBASE-1823-v1.patch, HBASE-1823-v2.patch, HBASE-1823-v3.patch, HBASE-1823-v4.patch
> There are a number of use cases where exposing the ability to not cache blocks during
a scan would be valuable.  For example, running row counts.
> The LRU is scan-resistant, so it does provide some protection already, but even in that
case all you prevent is the eviction of hot blocks.  The LRU still runs many evictions and
the blocks are referenced for much longer periods of time, so this adds enormous stress to
the GC.
> Compactions already do this.  This issue is about exposing that as a switch to the client-side
Scan object (will also enable it for MR jobs then).

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