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RE: Error: org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.Shuffle$ShuffleError Java Heap Space
Your error takes place during reduce task, when temporary files are written to memory/disk. You are clearly running low on resources. Check your memory "$ free -m" and disk space "$ df -H" as well as "$hadoop fs -df"

I remember it took me a couple of days to figure out why I was getting heap size error and nothing wporked!  Becaue, I tried to write 7Gb output file onto a disk (in pseudo distr mode) that only had 4Gb of free space.

p.s. Always test your jobs on small input first (few lines of inputs) .

p.p.s. follow your job execution through web:  http://<fully-qualified-hostan-name<http://%3cfully-qualified-hostan-name> of your job tracker>:50030
From: Eduard Skaley [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
Sent: Monday, November 05, 2012 4:10 AM
Cc: Nitin Pawar
Subject: Re: Error: org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.Shuffle$ShuffleError Java Heap Space

By the way it happens on Yarn not on MRv1
each container gets 1GB at the moment.
can you try increasing memory per reducer  ?

On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 9:15 PM, Eduard Skaley <[EMAIL PROTECTED]<mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>> wrote:

I'm getting this Error through job execution:

16:20:26 INFO  [main]                     Job -  map 100% reduce 46%
16:20:27 INFO  [main]                     Job -  map 100% reduce 51%
16:20:29 INFO  [main]                     Job -  map 100% reduce 62%
16:20:30 INFO  [main]                     Job -  map 100% reduce 64%
16:20:32 INFO  [main]                     Job - Task Id : attempt_1351680008718_0018_r_000006_0, Status : FAILED
Error: org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.Shuffle$ShuffleError: error in shuffle in fetcher#2
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.Shuffle.run(Shuffle.java:123)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.ReduceTask.run(ReduceTask.java:371)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.YarnChild$2.run(YarnChild.java:152)
    at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
    at javax.security.auth.Subject.doAs(Subject.java:396)
    at org.apache.hadoop.security.UserGroupInformation.doAs(UserGroupInformation.java:1332)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.YarnChild.main(YarnChild.java:147)
Caused by: java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space
    at org.apache.hadoop.io.BoundedByteArrayOutputStream.<init>(BoundedByteArrayOutputStream.java:58)
    at org.apache.hadoop.io.BoundedByteArrayOutputStream.<init>(BoundedByteArrayOutputStream.java:45)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.MapOutput.<init>(MapOutput.java:97)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.MergeManager.unconditionalReserve(MergeManager.java:286)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.MergeManager.reserve(MergeManager.java:276)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.Fetcher.copyMapOutput(Fetcher.java:384)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.Fetcher.copyFromHost(Fetcher.java:319)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapreduce.task.reduce.Fetcher.run(Fetcher.java:179)

16:20:33 INFO  [main]                     Job -  map 100% reduce 65%
16:20:36 INFO  [main]                     Job -  map 100% reduce 67%
16:20:39 INFO  [main]                     Job -  map 100% reduce 69%
16:20:41 INFO  [main]                     Job -  map 100% reduce 70%
16:20:43 INFO  [main]                     Job -  map 100% reduce 71%

I have no clue what the issue could be for this. I googled this issue and checked several sources of possible solutions but nothing does fit.

I saw this jira entry which could fit: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/MAPREDUCE-4655.

Here somebody recommends to increase the value for the property dfs.datanode.max.xcievers / dfs.datanode.max.receiver.threads to 4096, but this is the value for our cluster.

The issue with the to small input files doesn't fit I think, because the map phase reads 137 files with each 130MB. Block Size is 128MB.

The cluster uses version 2.0.0-cdh4.1.1, 581959ba23e4af85afd8db98b7687662fe9c5f20.

Nitin Pawar
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NEW: Monitor These Apps!
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