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From "Wei-Chiu Chuang (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (HDFS-10788) fsck NullPointerException when it encounters corrupt replicas
Date Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:27:04 GMT

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Wei-Chiu Chuang commented on HDFS-10788:
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Sorry for the confusion.
CDH5.4 and above are based on Apache Hadoop 2.6. But we selectively backport 2.7, 2.8 and
even trunk fixes and features. It's sometimes confusing so we have internal tools to map Apache
Hadoop jira keys to internal releases. :)

> fsck NullPointerException when it encounters corrupt replicas
> -------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: HDFS-10788
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HDFS-10788
>             Project: Hadoop HDFS
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: namenode
>    Affects Versions: 2.6.0
>         Environment: CDH5.5.2, CentOS 6.7
>            Reporter: Jeff Field
>
> Somehow (I haven't found root cause yet) we ended up with blocks that have corrupt replicas
where the replica count is inconsistent between the blockmap and the corrupt replicas map.
If we try to hdfs fsck any parent directory that has a child with one of these blocks, fsck
will exit with something like this:
> {code}
> $ hdfs fsck /path/to/parent/dir/ | egrep -v '^\.+$'
> Connecting to namenode via http://mynamenode:50070
> FSCK started by bot-hadoop (auth:KERBEROS_SSL) from /10.97.132.43 for path /path/to/parent/dir/
at Tue Aug 23 20:34:58 UTC 2016
> .........................................................................FSCK ended at
Tue Aug 23 20:34:59 UTC 2016 in 1098 milliseconds
> null
> Fsck on path '/path/to/parent/dir/' FAILED
> {code}
> So I start at the top, fscking every subdirectory until I find one or more that fails.
Then I do the same thing with those directories (our top level directories all have subdirectories
with date directories in them, which then contain the files) and once I find a directory with
files in it, I run a checksum of the files in that directory. When I do that, I don't get
the name of the file, rather I get:
> checksum: java.lang.NullPointerException
> but since the files are in order, I can figure it out by seeing which file was before
the NPE. Once I get to this point, I can see the following in the namenode log when I try
to checksum the corrupt file:
> 2016-08-23 20:24:59,627 WARN org.apache.hadoop.hdfs.server.blockmanagement.BlockManager:
Inconsistent number of corrupt replicas for blk_1335893388_1100036319546 blockMap has 0 but
corrupt replicas map has 1
> 2016-08-23 20:24:59,627 WARN org.apache.hadoop.ipc.Server: IPC Server handler 23 on 8020,
call org.apache.hadoop.hdfs.protocol.ClientProtocol.getBlockLocations from 192.168.1.100:47785
Call#1 Retry#0
> java.lang.NullPointerException
> At which point I can delete the file, but it is a very tedious process.
> Ideally, shouldn't fsck be able to emit the name of the file that is the source of the
problem - and (if -delete is specified) get rid of the file, instead of exiting without saying
why?



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