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From "Olga Natkovich (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Assigned: (PIG-490) Combiner not used when group elements referred to in tuple notation instead of flatten.
Date Mon, 07 Jun 2010 19:44:43 GMT

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Olga Natkovich reassigned PIG-490:
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    Assignee: Thejas M Nair

> Combiner not used when group elements referred to in tuple notation instead of flatten.
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: PIG-490
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PIG-490
>             Project: Pig
>          Issue Type: Bug
>    Affects Versions: 0.2.0
>            Reporter: Alan Gates
>            Assignee: Thejas M Nair
>             Fix For: 0.8.0
>
>
> Given a query like:
> {code}
> A = load 'myfile';
> B = group A by ($0, $1);
> C = foreach B generate group.$0, group.$1, COUNT(A);
> {code}
> The combiner will not be invoked.  But if the last line is changed to:
> {code}
> C = foreach B generate flatten(group), COUNT(A);
> {code}
> it will be.  The reason for the discrepancy is because the CombinerOptimizer checks that
all of the projections are simple.  If not, it does not use the combiner.  group.$0 is not
a simple projection, so this is failed.  However, this is a common enough case that the CombinerOptimizer
should detect it and still use the combiner. 

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