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Re: example usage of s3 file system
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On Tue, Aug 28, 2012 at 9:14 AM, Chris Collins
> Hi I am trying to use the Hadoop filesystem abstraction with S3 but in my tinkering I am not having a great deal of success.  I am particularly interested in the ability to mimic a directory structure (since s3 native doesnt do it).
> Can anyone point me to some good example usage of Hadoop FileSystem with s3?
> I created a few directories using transit and AWS S3 console for test.  Doing a liststatus of the bucket returns a FileStatus object of the directory created but if I try to do a liststatus of that path I am getting a 404:
> org.apache.hadoop.fs.s3.S3Exception: org.jets3t.service.S3ServiceException: Request Error. HEAD '/aaaa' on Host ....
> Probably not the best list to look for help, any clues appreciated.
> C

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