One task can use only one slot, It cannot use more than one slot. If the task is Map task then it will use one map slot and if the task is reduce task the it will use one reduce slot from the configured ones.
From: Azuryy Yu [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
Sent: 08 August 2013 08:27
To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
Subject: Re: specify Mapred tasks and slots
My question is can I specify how many slots to be used for each M/R task?
On Thu, Aug 8, 2013 at 10:29 AM, Shekhar Sharma <[EMAIL PROTECTED]<mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>> wrote:
Slots are decided upon the configuration of machines, RAM etc...
Som Shekhar Sharma
On Thu, Aug 8, 2013 at 7:19 AM, Azuryy Yu <[EMAIL PROTECTED]<mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>> wrote:
Can I specify how many slots to use for reduce?
I know we can specify reduces tasks, but is there one task occupy one slot?
it it possible that one tak occupy more than one slot in Hadoop-1.1.2.