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Re: Role of hbase.tmp.dir in HBase
Hi All,

Thanks a lot for your helpful inputs.

On Mon, Dec 17, 2012 at 8:04 PM, Harsh J <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> You're correct - I spoke with only user-data in mind.
>
> On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 8:52 AM, Jean-Daniel Cryans <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> wrote:
> > IIRC ZK's data will still go there if HBase manages it, even in
> > distributed instances.
> >
> > J-D
> >
> > On Mon, Dec 17, 2012 at 7:12 PM, Harsh J <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> >> A distributed mode of HBase does not make use of the hbase.tmp.dir in
> >> any way. It simply leverages the DataNode's ability to scale over
> >> multiple disks and leaves the dirty work to it.
> >>
> >> Makes sense to be parallelized for "beefier" standalone instances, but
> >> I wonder who uses those and how it may even be done as HBase
> >> expects/uses a flat directory structure presently.
> >>
> >> On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 4:49 AM, anil gupta <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> wrote:
> >>> Hi All,
> >>>
> >>> I am trying to figure out the exact role of "hbase.tmp.dir" in HBase
> but i
> >>> could not find any detailed reference on HBase wiki and mailing list
> >>> archives. Can anybody tell me for which purpose hbase.tmp.dir is used?
> Is
> >>> it a comma separated value that can take multiple directories? Any
> >>> reference document on it would be highly appreciated?
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>> Thanks & Regards,
> >>> Anil Gupta
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> Harsh J
>
>
>
> --
> Harsh J
>

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Thanks & Regards,
Anil Gupta