Thanks I was more interested to know about the use case of uber task
On Monday, May 6, 2013, Mohammad Tariq wrote:
> Split creation is primarily InputForma's responsibility, IMHO. It's good
> if splits overlap with the block, but it's not always true.
> Warm Regards,
> On Mon, May 6, 2013 at 8:15 PM, Rahul Bhattacharjee <
> '[EMAIL PROTECTED]');>> wrote:
>> I was going through the definition of Uber Job of Hadoop.
>> A job is considered uber when it has 10 or less maps , one reducer and
>> the complete data is less than one dfs block size.
>> I have some doubts here-
>> Splits are created as per the dfs block size.Creating 10 mappers are
>> possible from one block of data by some settings change (changing the max
>> split size). But trying to understand , why would some job need to run
>> around 10 maps for 64 MB of data.
>> One thing may be that the job is immensely CUP intensive. Will it be a
>> correct assumption? or is there is any other reason for this.
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