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Re: changing node's rack
I think that the namenode remembers the rack.  Restarting the datanode
doesn't make it forget.

On Sat, Mar 26, 2011 at 7:34 AM, Rita <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> What is the best way to change the rack of a node?
> I have tried the following: Killed the datanode process. Changed the
> rackmap
> file so the node && and ip address entry reflect the new rack and I do a
> '-refreshNodes'. Restarted the datanode.  But it seems the datanode is keep
> getting register to the old rack.
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