-Re: Why /tmp directory?
Amareshwari Sriramadasu 2009-07-20, 07:12
You would get "org.apache.hadoop.util.DiskChecker$DiskErrorException:
Could not find any valid local directory" if there is no space left on
disk to accomodate the file.
> Hi All,
> I want to know why do we generally use tmp directory(and not any other) for
> storing hdfs data, knowing the fact that tmp directory is used for storing
> only temporary data?
> I was wondering this because when I run a Hbase job on large data, I get
> this DiskErrorExcpetion:
> org.apache.hadoop.util.DiskChecker$DiskErrorException: Could not find any
> valid local directory for
> Please, excuse if this is a naive question.