On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 6:22 AM, Kouhei Kaigai <kai...@ak.jp.nec.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm now trying to carry extra performance statistics on CustomScan
> (like DMA transfer rate, execution time of GPU kernels, etc...)
> from parallel workers to the leader process using the DSM segment
> attached by the parallel-context.
> We can require an arbitrary length of DSM using ExecCustomScanEstimate
> hook by extension, then it looks leader/worker can share the DSM area.
> However, we have a problem on this design.
> Below is the implementation of ExecEndGather().
>   void
>   ExecEndGather(GatherState *node)
>   {
>       ExecShutdownGather(node);
>       ExecFreeExprContext(&node->ps);
>       ExecClearTuple(node->ps.ps_ResultTupleSlot);
>       ExecEndNode(outerPlanState(node));
>   }
> It calls ExecShutdownGather() prior to the recursive call of ExecEndNode().
> The DSM segment shall be released on this call, so child node cannot
> reference the DSM at the time of ExecEndNode().

Before releasing DSM, we do collect all the statistics or
instrumentation information of each node.  Refer
ExecParallelFinish()->ExecParallelRetrieveInstrumentation(), so I am
wondering why can't you collect the additional information in the same

With Regards,
Amit Kapila.
EnterpriseDB: http://www.enterprisedb.com

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