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Re: reduce output compression of Terasort
      Is there any error messages on your TaskTracker logs related to compression like 'Codec not found' or so ?

Bejoy K S

From handheld, Please excuse typos.

-----Original Message-----
From: Juwei Shi <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Date: Fri, 17 Feb 2012 17:48:08
Subject: Re: reduce output compression of Terasort

We use LZO, so the value is
mapred.output.compression.codec = com.hadoop.compression.lzo.LzoCodec

No compressed file in HDFS.

2012/2/17 Bejoy Ks <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>

> Hi Juwei
>        What is the value for mapred.output.compression.codec? It'd be
> better to determine whether the output files are compressed by getting the
> codec of the same and not just from the size of files.
> Regards
> Bejoy.K.S
> On Fri, Feb 17, 2012 at 12:07 PM, Juwei Shi <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I am benchmarking the cluster using the Terasort package of Hadoop
>> 0.20.2. I enabled compression for both map output (*
>> mapred.compress.map.output*) and reduce output (*mapred.output.compress*).
>> I checked the parameter in Job.xml, both are true. I can see that the
>> compression for Map output works, but it seems that the compression for
>> reduce output does not work. The output of the job on HDFS is also 1TB.
>> Thanks!
>> - Juwei
- Juwei Shi (史巨伟)