Subject: Re: [Firebird-devel] [FB-Tracker] Created:
(CORE-5419) Index garbage collection on varchar
column causes server to hang

On 01/11/17 23:35, Vlad Khorsun wrote:

>>> I do it easily. AST thread is blocked at
>>> Database::Sync::lock on syncMutex.enter() despite of a lot of checkouts in
>>> worker
>>> thread.
>> Hmm... From posix POV that's a bug but certainly windows calls may have
>> different rules. May be it makes sense to increase thread's priority
>> when it's going to deliver AST?
> I did it in AstContextHolder - not helps. I see blocked thread with
> highest priority...
> I plan to try to change syncMutex by Event or Mutex (currently it is Critical
> Section)
> and see if it helps

Crazy question: is syncMutex lock counter == 0 after checkout in

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