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Re: command to start and stop balancer?
start-balancer.sh calls 'start balancer'
They have same effect.

On Tue, Aug 24, 2010 at 12:13 PM, jiang licht <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> In current hadoop documentation, it is "hadoop balancer [-threshold
> <threshold>]" to start a balancer and to stop the balancer press ctrl-c.
> But in some other places (YDN and older hadoop version documentation), call
> "start-balancer.sh" to start it and call "stop-balancer.sh" to stop it. And
> I guess start-balancer.sh can also take an optional argument "[-threshold
> <threshold>]", right?
> Which one is recommended for hadoop 0.20 (I am using CDH3
> hadoop-0.20.2+228)?
> Thanks,
> Michael