-Re: When and who move the reduce output file part-0000X to the final output directory
Harsh J 2013-05-10, 05:26
The task itself moves it when it receives a commitTask message. See
the OutputCommitter class:
On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 8:49 AM, Ling Kun <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Dear all,
> I am looking into the MR work flow, and want to know more details about
> the reduce output data copy .
> Here is my question.
> For the DFSIO test or some other MR jobs. Each reduce task will run on a
> TT, and generate files to some dirs named like this: "
> XXX//_temporary/_attempt_201305101045_0005_r_000000_0/", there will also be
> a result file named part-00000.
> After the reducer done the task. the reducer output data part-00000 should
> be moved from the local disk to the HDFS.
> My question is: Is that the time that when reducer finish the task that
> part-00000 will be copied to the HDFS? Who make this file copy happen? The
> Reducer child? The TaskTracker which run the reduce task? Or the JobTracker?
> Kun Ling