The latter (from other machines, inbound to where the reduce is
running, onto the reduce's local disk, via mapred.local.dir). The
reduce will, obviously, copy outputs from all maps that may have
produced data for its assigned partition ID.
On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 12:27 PM, Patai Sangbutsarakum
<[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Good evening Hadoopers!
> at the jobtracker page, click on a job, and click at running reduce
> task, I am going to see
> task_201302271736_0638_r_000000 reduce > copy (136 of 261 at 0.44 MB/s)
> I am really curious where is the data is being copy.
> if i clicked at the task, it will show a host that is running the task attempt.
> question is "reduce > copy" is referring data copy outbound from host
> that is running task attempt, or
> referring to data is being copy from other machines inbound to this
> host (that's running task attempt)
> and in both cases how do i know what machines that host is copy data from/to?