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Re: decommissioning datanodes
Your nodes need to be in include and exclude file in the same time
Do you use both files?

On 6/8/12 11:46 AM, "Chris Grier" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

>Hello,
>
>I'm in the trying to figure out how to decommission data nodes. Here's
>what
>I do:
>
>In hdfs-site.xml I have:
>
><property>
>    <name>dfs.hosts.exclude</name>
>    <value>/opt/hadoop/hadoop-1.0.0/conf/exclude</value>
></property>
>
>Add to exclude file:
>
>host1
>host2
>
>Then I run 'hadoop dfsadmin -refreshNodes'. On the web interface the two
>nodes now appear in both the 'Live Nodes' and 'Dead Nodes' (but there's
>nothing in the Decommissioning Nodes list). If I look at the datanode logs
>running on host1 or host2, I still see blocks being copied in and it does
>not appear that any additional replication was happening.
>
>What am I missing during the decommission process?
>
>-Chris