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From "stack (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (HBASE-13703) ReplicateContext should not be a member of ReplicationSource
Date Mon, 18 May 2015 05:16:59 GMT

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stack commented on HBASE-13703:

So we create one of these every time we ship an edit?

> ReplicateContext should not be a member of ReplicationSource
> ------------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: HBASE-13703
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HBASE-13703
>             Project: HBase
>          Issue Type: Bug
>            Reporter: Lars Hofhansl
>            Assignee: Lars Hofhansl
>            Priority: Minor
>         Attachments: 13703.txt
> The ReplicateContext object is created once per ReplicationSource and then reused when
we have something to ship to the sinks.
> This is a misguided optimization. ReplicateContext is very lightweight (definitely compared
to the all the work and copying the ReplicationSource is doing) and, crucially, it prevent
the the entries array from being collected after it was successfully copied to the sink, wasting
potentially a lot of heap.
> The entries array itself holds reference to WAL entries on the heap, that now also cannot
be collected.

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