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Re: Can't construct instance of class org.apache.hadoop.conf.Configuration

I would try this:

export CLASSPATH=$(hadoop classpath)


On Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 10:15 AM, Ryan Cole <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm trying to run an application, written in C++, that uses libhdfs. I have
> compiled the code and get an error when I attempt to run the application.
> The error that I am getting is as follows: "Can't construct instance of
> class org.apache.hadoop.conf.Configuration".
> Initially, I was receiving an error saying that CLASSPATH was not set. That
> was easy, so I set CLASSPATH to include the following three directories, in
> this order:
>   2. $HADOOP_HOME/lib
>   3. $HADOOP_HOME/conf
> The CLASSPATH not set error went away, and now I receive the error about
> the Configuration class. I'm assuming that I do not have something on the
> path that I need to, but everything I have read says to simply include
> these three directories.
> Does anybody have any idea what I might be missing? Full exception pasted
> below.
> Thanks,
> Ryan
> Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError:
>> org/apache/hadoop/conf/Configuration
>> Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException:
>> org.apache.hadoop.conf.Configuration
>>         at java.net.URLClassLoader$1.run(URLClassLoader.java:366)
>>         at java.net.URLClassLoader$1.run(URLClassLoader.java:355)
>>         at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
>>         at java.net.URLClassLoader.findClass(URLClassLoader.java:354)
>>         at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(ClassLoader.java:423)
>>         at sun.misc.Launcher$AppClassLoader.loadClass(Launcher.java:308)
>>         at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(ClassLoader.java:356)
>> Can't construct instance of class org.apache.hadoop.conf.Configuration
>> node: /home/ryan/.node-gyp/0.7.8/src/node_object_wrap.h:61: void
>> node::ObjectWrap::Wrap(v8::Handle<v8::Object>): Assertion
>> `handle_.IsEmpty()' failed.
>> Aborted (core dumped)

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