On Sun, Jan 27, 2013 at 2:38 PM, Jean-Marc Spaggiari
<[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Does this have a significant increase on HBase performances?
Ted beats me to linking to my own presentation :P
> And what
> are the "risks" associated with short-circuit activation (if any)? No
> risks of corrupting data?
No, nothing, apart.
> Can this be activated after tables are already populated?
Not related at all, this is a region server configuration.
> 2013/1/27, Ted <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>:
>> For hbase internal checksum, it is not in hbase 0.92.x release.
>> Please use 0.94.2 or newer release.
>> On Jan 27, 2013, at 2:29 PM, David Koch <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>> I read about "short circuit reads" in the HBase documentation's
>>> section and was wondering what people's experiences were using this in
>>> production setting.
>>> 1. Since only one dedicated user can take advantage of the feature do you
>>> launch all jobs as this user?
>>> 2. Can dfs.client.read.shortcircuit be set to false for jobs wich are not
>>> launched by the short-circuit user in order to avoid exceptions? In other
>>> words - can this setting be overriden by the client configuration's
>>> 3. In the same context, it is suggested to enable HBase internal
>>> checksums. Is this a feature which can be enabled in HBase 0.92.1
>>> is part of the Cloudera 4.1.x release?
>>> Thank you,
>>>  http://hbase.apache.org/book/perf.hdfs.html#ftn.d2145e7370
>>>  https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HBASE-5074