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Re: “hadoop namenode -format” formats wrong directory
No.
Is it necessary? What directory it should point?

Just tested
export HADOOP_HOME=/mnt/ext/hadoop
the same problem, /tmp/hadoop-hadoop used
2013/2/6 Nitin Pawar <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>

> have you set the variable HADOOP_HOME ?
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> i just tested it and its working fine on my hdfs
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> On Wed, Feb 6, 2013 at 8:37 PM, Andrey V. Romanchev <
> [EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
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>> Hello!
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>> I'm trying to install Hadoop 1.1.2.21 on CentOS 6.3.
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>> I've configured dfs.name.dir in /etc/hadoop/conf/hdfs-site.xml file
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>> <name>dfs.name.dir</name>
>> <value>/mnt/ext/hadoop/hdfs/namenode</value>
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>> 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?
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> Nitin Pawar
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