-Re: directory delete in hadoop
Chen He 2012-09-05, 13:56
you have to include the hdfs-site.xml and hdfs-default.xml. Because those
two files tell you where is the namenode and what is the operation port.
On Wed, Sep 5, 2012 at 6:47 AM, Harsh J <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Yes, if you delete a directory, its contents are recursively deleted.
> If you do not want that to happen (i.e. you want a protective
> measure), use
> with false. And it will never delete a directory.
> Sort of like rm vs. rm -r on *nix.
> On Wed, Sep 5, 2012 at 4:44 PM, nisha sharma <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > Hi,
> > I m usin the below method to delete a directory named testingfolder, will
> > this method delete all my jpeg files inside this directory will these
> > also get deleted from hdfs along with the directory
> > fileSystem.delete(
> > new Path("/user/testingfolder"),true);
> Harsh J