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Re: long garbage collecting pause
You really don't want to go to 20GB.

Without knowing the number of regions... going beyond 1-2 GB may cause more headaches than its worth.

Sorry, but I tend to be very cautious when it comes to tuning.


On Oct 2, 2012, at 9:20 AM, Damien Hardy <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Hello
> 2012/10/2 Marcos Ortiz <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>> Another thing that I´m seeing is that one of your main process is
>> compaction,
>> so you can optimize all this inceasing the size of your regions (by
>> defaulf the size of a
>> region is 256 MB), but you will have in your hands a "split/compaction
>> storm" like
>> Lars called them on his book.
> Actually it seams like the default value for hbase.hregion.max.filesize in
> 0.92 was increased up to 1Go.
> http://hbase.apache.org/book/upgrade0.92.html#d2051e266
> But you can set it to more (max is 20Go) and split manually.
> http://hbase.apache.org/book/important_configurations.html#bigger.regions
> Cheers,
> --
> Dam