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From Doug Cutting <cutt...@apache.org>
Subject Re: HADOOP--116 doubt
Date Wed, 05 Apr 2006 17:08:30 GMT
Raghavendra Prabhu wrote:
> But Does not it wait in a loop until the job is complete?

Yes, but if one types Control-C, or the submitting workstation is 
rebooted, etc., then the job continues to run.  So the cleanup is best 
done when the job completes rather than when the submitter exits. 
Usually those are the same time, but not always.


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