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Re: NullPointerException : (Channel closed) on writeCheckpoint
Ahhh I had no batchSize parameter.  So the fix was to add batchSize = 1 to
my file and now its working.  Anyone wants more details just ping me
On Sun, May 12, 2013 at 7:13 PM, Jay Vyas <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Hi ! Thanks --- Here's my config
>
> a1.sources = r1
> a1.sinks = myFileSystem
> a1.channels = c1
>
> # Describe/configure the source
> a1.sources.r1.type = exec
> a1.sources.r1.command = tail -F /root/xyz/flumeinput.tmp
> a1.sources.r1.channels = c1
> a1.sources = r1
> a1.channels = c1
> a1.sinks = k1
> a1.sinks.k1.type = file_roll
> a1.sinks.k1.channel = c1
> a1.sinks.k1.sink.directory = /mnt/xyz/flume
>
> #Do we need this?
> agent1.sinks.sink1.hdfs.filePrefix = LogCreateTest
>
> # Use a channel which buffers events in memory
> a1.channels.c1.type = file
> #a1.channels.c1.capacity = 100
> #a1.channels.c1.transactionCapacity = 10
>
> # Bind the source and sink to the channel
> a1.sources.r1.channels = c1
> a1.sinks.myFileSystem.channel = c1
>
>
>
> On Sun, May 12, 2013 at 8:57 AM, Alexander Alten-Lorenz <
> [EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Could you attach the config too?
>>
>> - Alex
>>
>> On May 11, 2013, at 11:52 PM, Jay Vyas <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>
>> > Hi flume :
>> >
>> > I've setup a file to file source/sink , just as a test.  Im using the
>> exec source, with tail -F to follow a simple tmp file that is being catted
>> to.
>> >
>> > However, I've started seeing the following exception in the flume logs:
>> >
>> > java.lang.
>> > IllegalStateException: Channel closed [channel=c1]. Due to
>> java.lang.NullPointerException: null
>> >     at
>> org.apache.flume.channel.file.FileChannel.createTransaction(FileChannel.java:353)
>> >     at
>> org.apache.flume.channel.BasicChannelSemantics.getTransaction(BasicChannelSemantics.java:122)
>> >     at
>> org.apache.flume.sink.RollingFileSink.process(RollingFileSink.java:183)
>> >     at
>> org.apache.flume.sink.DefaultSinkProcessor.process(DefaultSinkProcessor.java:68)
>> >     at
>> org.apache.flume.SinkRunner$PollingRunner.run(SinkRunner.java:147)
>> >     at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:662)
>> > Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
>> >     at org.apache.flume.channel.file.Log.writeCheckpoint(Log.java:895)
>> >     at org.apache.flume.channel.file.Log.replay(Log.java:406)
>> >     at
>> org.apache.flume.channel.file.FileChannel.start(FileChannel.java:303)
>> >     at
>> org.apache.flume.lifecycle.LifecycleSupervisor$MonitorRunnable.run(LifecycleSupervisor.java:236)
>> >     at
>> java.util.concurrent.Executors$RunnableAdapter.call(Executors.java:439)
>> >     at
>> java.util.concurrent.FutureTask$Sync.innerRunAndReset(FutureTask.java:317)
>> >     at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.runAndReset(FutureTask.java:150)
>> >     at
>> java.util.concurrent.ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor$ScheduledFutureTask.access$101(ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor.java:98)
>> >     at
>> java.util.concurrent.ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor$ScheduledFutureTask.runPeriodic(ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor.java:180)
>> >     at
>> java.util.concurrent.ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor$ScheduledFutureTask.run(ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor.java:204)
>> >     at
>> java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.runTask(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:895)
>> >     at
>> java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:918)
>> >     ... 1 more
>> >
>> > Any thoughts on where this NullPointerException is coming from?  It
>> appears from scanning the code that maybe it related to a missing folder or
>> directory.  But I cant find the exact line on the git hub branches.
>> >
>> > This is using apache-flume-1.3.1.23-...
>> >
>> >
>> > --
>> > Jay Vyas
>> > http://jayunit100.blogspot.com
>>
>> --
>> Alexander Alten-Lorenz
>> http://mapredit.blogspot.com
>> German Hadoop LinkedIn Group: http://goo.gl/N8pCF
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Jay Vyas
> http://jayunit100.blogspot.com
>

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Jay Vyas
http://jayunit100.blogspot.com