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HDP on Windows – Installation Forum

Error while running MR program in python

  • #43033
    Sorna Lingam

    HI all

    I have installed hadoop 1.3 msi on my machine and run the following MR program

    hadoop jar /HDP/hadoop- \ -mapper “python C:\Python33\” \ -reducer “python C:\Python33\” \ -input “C:\Python33\mm.txt” \ -output “C:\Python33\out.txt”

    but im getting the following error

    2013-11-06 11:13:12,933 WARN No groups available for user sornalingam
    2013-11-06 11:13:13,177 INFO org.apache.hadoop.mapred.JobClient: Cleaning up the staging area hdfs://DEV144:8020/mapred/staging/sornalingam/.staging/job_201311061035_0010

    can any one help me what went wrong



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  • #43166
    Sorna Lingam


    I have updated the code

    hadoop jar /HDP/hadoop- \ -mapper “python C:\Python33\map.cmd” \ -reducer “python C:\Python33\reducer.cmd” \ -input “/user/sornalingam/input/mm.txt” \ -output “/user/sornalingam/output”

    and my log containg

    2013-11-07 11:17:48,872 INFO org.apache.hadoop.util.NativeCodeLoader: Loaded the native-hadoop library
    2013-11-07 11:17:48,873 WARN Snappy native library not loaded
    2013-11-07 11:17:48,881 INFO org.apache.hadoop.mapred.FileInputFormat: Total input paths to process : 5
    2013-11-07 11:17:48,881 INFO org.apache.hadoop.mapred.JobClient: Cleaning up the staging area hdfs://DEV144:8020/mapred/staging/sornalingam/.staging/job_201311071036_0004
    2013-11-07 11:17:48,882 ERROR PriviledgedActionException as:sornalingam Not a file: hdfs://DEV144:8020/apps
    2013-11-07 11:17:48,883 ERROR org.apache.hadoop.streaming.StreamJob: Error Launching job : Not a file: hdfs://DEV144:8020/apps

    what went wrong

    Seth Lyubich

    Hi Sorna,

    Can you please make sure that you can execute other jobs as user sornalingam. Can you also try by specifying full hdfs path -hdfs://……//user/sornalingam/input/mm.txt, or testing on local file system?

    Hope this helps,


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