So there was an existing hbase directory, right? I thought you had said that was not the case.
If you were attempting to upgrade with existing data, it could be an incompatibility between 0.20.6 and 0.89. Might be fixed already not sure.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Pete Haidinyak [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 2010 9:04 PM
> To: HBase Group
> Subject: Works
> Well after 21 hours I got my cluster to work. I went back to hadoop version
> 0.20.2 and hbase version 0.20.6