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From "David Allsopp (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Created] (SPARK-21459) Some aggregation functions change the case of nested field names
Date Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:51:00 GMT
David Allsopp created SPARK-21459:
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             Summary: Some aggregation functions change the case of nested field names
                 Key: SPARK-21459
                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/SPARK-21459
             Project: Spark
          Issue Type: Bug
          Components: Spark Core
    Affects Versions: 1.6.0
            Reporter: David Allsopp
            Priority: Minor


When working with DataFrames with nested schemas, the behavior of the aggregation functions
is inconsistent with respect to preserving the case of the nested field names.

For example, {{first()}} preserves the case of the field names, but {{collect_set()}} and
{{collect_list()}} force the field names to lowercase.

Expected behavior: Field name case is preserved (or is at least consistent and documented)

Spark-shell session to reproduce:


{code:java}
scala> case class Inner(Key:String, Value:String)
scala> case class Outer(ID:Long, Pairs:Array[Inner])

val rdd = sc.parallelize(Seq(Outer(1L, Array(Inner("foo", "bar")))))
val df = sqlContext.createdataFrame(rdd)

scala> df
... = [ID: bigint, Pairs: array<struct<Key:string,Value:string>>]

scala>df.groupBy("ID").agg(first("Pairs"))
... = [ID: bigint, first(Pairs)(): array<struct<Key:string,Value:string>>]
// Note that Key and Value preserve their original case

scala>df.groupBy("ID").agg(collect_set("Pairs"))
... = [ID: bigint, collect_set(Pairs): array<struct<key:string,value:string>>]
// Note that key and value are now lowercased

{code}

Additionally, the column name is inconsistent: {{first(Pairs)()}} versus {{collect_set(Pairs)}}
- note the extra parentheses for in the first name.



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