Some specific JIRA tickets that will help narrow your search:
Would love to hear your thoughts there!
On Fri, Jan 9, 2009 at 12:36 PM, Otis Gospodnetic <
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> Yes, there is a JIRA issue for a redundant JobTracker already.
> The NN redundancy scenario is mentioned on the Wiki (look for
> Sematext -- http://sematext.com/ -- Lucene - Solr - Nutch
> ----- Original Message ----
> > From: Ryan LeCompte <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > To: "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > Sent: Friday, January 9, 2009 3:09:13 PM
> > Subject: Job Tracker/Name Node redundancy
> > Are there any plans to build redundancy/failover support for the Job
> > Tracker and Name Node components in Hadoop? Let's take the current
> > scenario:
> > 1) A data/cpu intensive job is submitted to a Hadoop cluster of 10
> > 2) Half-way through the job execution, the Job Tracker or Name Node
> > 3) We bring up a new Job Tracker or Name Node manually.
> > -- Will the individual task trackers / data nodes "reconnect" to the
> > new masters? Or will the job have to be resubmitted? If we had
> > failover support, we could setup essentially 3 Job Tracker masters and
> > 3 NameNode masters so that if one dies the other would gracefully take
> > over and start handling results from the children nodes.
> > Thanks!
> > Ryan