> From: Todd Lipcon <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > 4000 xcievers is a lot.
> 2:1 ratio of file descriptors to xceivers. 4000 xceivers is
> quite normal on a heavily loaded HBase cluster in my experience.
We run with 10K xceivers...
The problem is the pain is not quite high enough to devote months to making what amounts to a new DataNode; though it is high. We'll reach a tipping point when someone sets up a 1000+ node HBase cluster I expect.