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Re: problem viewing task logs on ec2 via socks proxy
Hi John,

This question really belongs on the Cloudera list
(http://getsatisfaction.com/cloudera) or the Whirr user list, but I
wonder if you're seeing this because you're not using the SOCKS proxy
for DNS lookups? See bottom of


On Mon, Sep 20, 2010 at 9:57 AM, John Clarke <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm using Hadoop 0.18.3 and I run on EC2 using Cloudera's python scripts.
> I'm having trouble viewing the task logs via the socks proxy.
> I start the proxy by:
> hadoop-ec2 proxy <my_cluster>
> I can view the task tracker and namenode pages once I load the .pac file via
> the foxyproxy plugin for firefox. However once I drill down into a job and
> try to click on the task log links it appears that they dont go through the
> proxy and so dont work.
> They have the form:
> http://domu-12-31-38-00-40-57.compute-1.internal:50060/tasklog?taskid=attempt_201009201153_0003_m_000019_0&start=-4097
> I tried replacing the "domu-12-31-38-00-40-57.compute-1.internal" part with
> the proxy IP but it didnt work.
> Any ideas how I can view the logs in the browser. I can ssh directly into
> the node to see the logs but the web interface is much handier.
> Thanks
> John