Yeah, I fixed the problem, I compiled against the incorrect jars.
The reason I use 0.19 is that the cloud I have access to is still being maintained at 0.19 :(
On Oct 10, 2011, at 9:34 PM, Harsh J <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> It helps if we know what "doesn't work" means, and if we can see
> stacktraces , and what your steps were for execution that lead to
> it 'not working'.
> My best guess in the dark would be that you are not using the right
> client jars when communicating with either of the HDFS servers. Due to
> incompatible changes to the HDFS protocols used within, inter-version
> talk between 0.19 and 0.20 isn't possible. You need a separate client
> prepared for each.
> Besides, why are you interested in using 0.19, as it is now unmaintained?
>  - http://imgur.com/jacoj [J/K]
> On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 3:24 AM, Arko Provo Mukherjee
> <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> I am using the FS API to write into files in HDFS.
>> FileSystem fs = FileSystem.get(jobconf);
>> Path pt = new Path(some_string);
>> BufferedWriter wr = new BufferedWriter(new
>> This works wells in Hadoop 0.20.203.0 but doesn't work for 0.19.
>> Please help!
>> Many thanks in advance!
>> Warm regards
> Harsh J