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From "Sean Timm (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Commented: (LUCENE-997) Add search timeout support to Lucene
Date Tue, 05 Feb 2008 22:13:08 GMT

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Sean Timm commented on LUCENE-997:
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Paul,
I think that if we were to use System.currentTimeMillis(), we would eschew the TimerThread
as Doron suggests in his Dec. 15 comment.  I haven't seen any performance issues with System.currentTimeMillis().

As far as 200ms, I think that is too large of a default resolution (and with the current implementation
it is not configurable).  With a 200 ms resolution, a query with a 1 second time allowed could
timeout in 800 ms, and one with a time allowed of 500 ms could timeout in 300 ms.  I think
it is much worse to timeout a query early than to timeout late.

> Add search timeout support to Lucene
> ------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: LUCENE-997
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/LUCENE-997
>             Project: Lucene - Java
>          Issue Type: New Feature
>            Reporter: Sean Timm
>            Priority: Minor
>         Attachments: HitCollectorTimeoutDecorator.java, LuceneTimeoutTest.java, LuceneTimeoutTest.java,
MyHitCollector.java, timeout.patch, timeout.patch, timeout.patch, timeout.patch, timeout.patch,
TimerThreadTest.java
>
>
> This patch is based on Nutch-308. 
> This patch adds support for a maximum search time limit. After this time is exceeded,
the search thread is stopped, partial results (if any) are returned and the total number of
results is estimated.
> This patch tries to minimize the overhead related to time-keeping by using a version
of safe unsynchronized timer.
> This was also discussed in an e-mail thread.
> http://www.nabble.com/search-timeout-tf3410206.html#a9501029

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