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HDP on Linux – Installation Forum

native snappy library not available

  • #30019
    Lebing XIE

    I installed HDP 1.3.1 and pass all the validation other than last command. Error was “native snappy library not available”. I did installed snappy and linked it.

    [hdfs@localhost pingp]$ ls -l /usr/lib/hadoop/lib/native/Linux-amd64-64/
    total 144
    -rw-r–r–. 1 root root 22918 Aug 14 2012 libgplcompression.a
    -rw-r–r–. 1 root root 1248 Aug 14 2012
    lrwxrwxrwx. 1 root root 26 Jul 25 21:19 ->
    lrwxrwxrwx. 1 root root 26 Jul 25 21:19 ->
    -rwxr-xr-x. 1 root root 15768 Aug 14 2012
    -rw-r–r–. 1 root root 62606 May 20 14:29 libhadoop.a
    -rw-r–r–. 1 root root 1006 May 20 14:29
    lrwxrwxrwx. 1 root root 18 Jul 25 20:14 ->
    lrwxrwxrwx. 1 root root 18 Jul 25 20:14 ->
    -rwxr-xr-x. 1 root root 31992 May 20 14:29
    lrwxrwxrwx. 1 root root 23 Jul 25 22:58 -> /usr/lib64/

    13/07/25 23:06:34 INFO mapred.JobClient: Task Id : attempt_201307252225_0004_m_000000_1, Status : FAILED Spill failed
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.MapTask$MapOutputBuffer$Buffer.write(
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.MapTask$MapOutputBuffer.collect(
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.MapTask$OldOutputCollector.collect(
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.MapTask.runOldMapper(
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.Child$
    at Method)
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.Child.main(
    Caused by: java.lang.RuntimeException: native snappy library not available
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.IFile$Writer.(
    at org.apache.hadoop.mapred.MapTask$MapOutputBuffer.sortAndSpill(
    at org

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  • #30047

    Hi Liebing,

    What was the method by which you installed HDP1.3.1, manual, automatic with Ambari?


    Lebing XIE

    I solved this issue. I missed soft link snappy lib on all servers, thanks!

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