Compactions are chosen and executed on the region servers. So
changing the configs on the region servers will be necessary. That
will require a rolling restart.
On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 1:30 AM, Matthias Hofschen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi guys,
> I would like to temporarily reduce the number of changes to hfiles through
> minor and major compactions and splitting to a minimum. Is there a way to
> achieve this without having to restart the entire cluster. Perhaps it would
> be enough for example to set: hbase.hregion.majorcompaction=0 only on the
> hbase-master process and restart it.
> What do you think?
> Cheers Matthias