[Postgres-xl-general] Invalid memory alloc request size

Mason Sharp msharp at translattice.com
Wed Sep 24 18:48:41 PDT 2014

On Wed, Sep 24, 2014 at 6:31 PM, Mason Sharp <msharp at translattice.com>

> On Mon, Sep 22, 2014 at 9:49 AM, Aaron Jackson <ajackson at revionics.com>
> wrote:
>>      Yes, it appears (or at least is highly correlated) to be related to
>> the size of the table - 60M rows  So, I dumped the table, truncated the
>> table, added the node and then reloaded - no issues.
>> Do you mind retrying with a smaller work_mem size? I believe you said you
> set yours for 1GB. When redistributing, it will use a size of work_mem
> internally. 1 GB happens to be 1073741824 bytes, and that error message
> gets triggered at 1GB - 1 byte.
> I think the fix here is for us to cap this to be below 1 GB if work_mem is
> too high.
> Thanks,
Please try attached patch and let me know if it helps, then I will commit


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