Snapshots are a two-phase commit like operation, with the master
coordinating the region servers.http://blog.cloudera.com/blog/2013/06/introduction-to-apache-hbase-snapshots-part-2-deeper-dive/
so, you have 2 timeout
- on master side you have to set "hbase.snapshot.master.timeoutMillis".
(The master is waiting response from every RS involved in the snapshot
- on region server side you have to set "hbase.snapshot.region.timeout".
(The region server is the one taking the snapshot of the regions that is
the properties must be set in the hbase-site.xml of Master/RSs
On Tue, Apr 8, 2014 at 12:23 AM, Bharath Vissapragada <[EMAIL PROTECTED]