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From Michael Bieniosek <mich...@powerset.com>
Subject Re: Anybody using HDFS as a long term storage solution?
Date Thu, 06 Sep 2007 22:26:18 GMT
Well, there is an (undocumented?) way to get rack-awareness in the Datanode,
so you could co-opt this to represent datacenter-awareness.  I don't think
there is such a rack-awareness ability for the DFSClient or TaskTracker
though.

-Michael

On 9/6/07 3:10 PM, "Torsten Curdt" <tcurdt@apache.org> wrote:

>> Another big question:  Has anybody tried using HADOOP / HDFS across
>> multiple geographic sites?
> 
> That's actually a biggy I would be very much interested in, too
> 
> cheers
> --
> Torsten


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