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Re: “hadoop namenode -format” formats wrong directory
Hi, Andrey

Did you try <final>true</final> in your config ? It should be like this:


On Wed, Feb 6, 2013 at 4:07 PM, Andrey V. Romanchev
> Hello!
> I'm trying to install Hadoop on CentOS 6.3.
> I've configured dfs.name.dir in /etc/hadoop/conf/hdfs-site.xml file
> <name>dfs.name.dir</name>
> <value>/mnt/ext/hadoop/hdfs/namenode</value>
> But when I run "hadoop namenode -format" command, it formats /tmp/hadoop-hadoop/dfs/name directory instead. It seems like default directory.
> What am I missing?