hbase-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Stack <st...@duboce.net>
Subject Re: hbck -fix
Date Sat, 02 Jul 2011 21:25:15 GMT
On Sat, Jul 2, 2011 at 9:55 AM, Wayne <wav100@gmail.com> wrote:
> It just returns a ton of errors (import: command not found). Our cluster is
> hosed anyway. I am waiting to get it completely re-installed from scratch.
> Hope has long since flown out the window. I just changed my opinion of what
> it takes to manage hbase. A Java engineer is required on staff. I also
> realized now a backup strategy is more important than for a RDBMS. Having
> RF=3 in HDFS offers no insurance against hbase lossing its shirt and having
> .META. getting corrupted. I think I just found the achilles heel.

Yeah, stability is primary but I do not know how you got into the
circumstance you find yourself in.  All I can offer is to try and do
diagnostics since avoiding hitting this situation again is of utmost


View raw message