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HBase, mail # user - Open Files Limits


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Marco Gallotta 2013-02-08, 20:16
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Re: Open Files Limits
Marcos Ortiz 2013-02-08, 15:23

On 02/08/2013 03:16 PM, Marco Gallotta wrote:
> Hey guys
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> I'm running hbase on Ubuntu, and I'm experiencing problems with "too many open files". I've got the following in limits.conf:
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> *                -    nofile          50000
> *                -    nproc           50000
I think that the correct configuration is for hdfs, mapred and hbase users:

# user type        resource     value

hdfs -                  nofile          32768
mapred -            nofile          32768
hbase -               nofile          32768
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> And added "session required pam_limits.so" to /etc/pam.d/common-session . Hbase master is getting the correct limit of 50k, but the regionserver (which is dying) and zookeeper are getting the default 1024 limit.
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> Is there anything in the pipeline where the RS/ZK set the limit? I can't find anything written in this or in the config.
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> Appreciate any help.
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Marco Gallotta 2013-02-08, 20:27
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Marco Gallotta 2013-02-08, 20:39