For hadoop 1.x :
you can refer this for command line
Alternatively, you can query jobhistory and jobtracker server to get it via
api as well.
On Fri, Jan 3, 2014 at 6:57 PM, xeon Mailinglist
> Is it possible that jobs submitted stay waiting before starting to run?
> Is there a command that list the jobs that are submitted and are waiting
> to start to run?