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From Jeff Hammerbacher <ham...@cloudera.com>
Subject Re: HDFS without Hadoop: Why?
Date Wed, 02 Feb 2011 23:31:03 GMT
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>    - Large block size wastes space for small file.  The minimum file size
>    is 1 block.
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> That's incorrect. If a file is smaller than the block size, it will only
consume as much space as there is data in the file.

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>    - There are no hardlinks, softlinks, or quotas.
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> That's incorrect; there are quotas and softlinks.

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