Home | About | Sematext search-lucene.com search-hadoop.com
NEW: Monitor These Apps!
elasticsearch, apache solr, apache hbase, hadoop, redis, casssandra, amazon cloudwatch, mysql, memcached, apache kafka, apache zookeeper, apache storm, ubuntu, centOS, red hat, debian, puppet labs, java, senseiDB
 Search Hadoop and all its subprojects:

Switch to Threaded View
Hadoop >> mail # user >> copyFromLocal: File does not exist.


Copy link to this message
-
Re: copyFromLocal: File does not exist.
probably user hdfs does not have access to /root on your local file system.

I would copy the file to /tmp and give it appropriate permissions and then try again.

--
Arpit Gupta
Hortonworks Inc.
http://hortonworks.com/

On Oct 9, 2012, at 11:40 AM, Bai Shen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> I have a CDH3 cluster up and running.  I'm on the namenode and trying to
> copy a file into HDFS.  However, whenever I run copyFromLocal, I get a file
> does not exist error.
>
> [root@node1-0 ~]# sudo -u hdfs hadoop fs -copyFromLocal /root/url.txt /
> copyFromLocal: File /root/url.txt does not exist.
>
> What am I doing wrong?  url.txt exists in /root on the local filesystem.
>
> Thanks.

NEW: Monitor These Apps!
elasticsearch, apache solr, apache hbase, hadoop, redis, casssandra, amazon cloudwatch, mysql, memcached, apache kafka, apache zookeeper, apache storm, ubuntu, centOS, red hat, debian, puppet labs, java, senseiDB