[Pulp-list] Sometimes 'purge_duplicates' takes an abnormal amount of time

Eric Helms ehelms at redhat.com
Mon Nov 21 22:52:23 UTC 2016

On Mon, Nov 21, 2016 at 4:03 PM, Sean Myers <sean.myers at redhat.com> wrote:

> On 11/21/2016 03:29 PM, Eric Helms wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I've noticed that at times, during a sync, the 'purge_duplicates' step
> > seems to take what I would consider an abnormal amount of time. A sync
> that
> > usually takes 5 or so minutes can suddenly take an hour and it seems to
> > just sit at this particular step. Since Pulp progress reports do not
> > contain timing data [1] I cannot give hard numbers on this. Is there
> > anything that might explain this behavior? Is this a valid or known bug?
> I
> > am happy to provide as much data and information as I can because.
> I don't know of issues where this step just pauses.
> What version(s) of pulp/mongodb is this running on? What distribution(s)?

2.8.7 on mongodb 2.6.11

> Is there a particular feed that reliably causes this?

I wish. This does not happen all of the time which makes it hard to zero on
the problem. We experience high IO time at some points, and I have noticed
that during these times when we do large queries to Pulp and thus mongodb
we run into all things slowing down. I am working to get some better hard
evidence by adding cProfiles.


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