On Mon, May 2, 2011 at 1:20 PM, Thanh Do <thanhdo@cs.wisc.edu> wrote:
hi all,

perhaps this is a dummy question but
can anyone tell me that when
the namenode saves a fsimage,
are the Inodes saved in an alphabetical order?

Hi Thanh,

They're saved in directory traversal order (can't remember if it's breadth first or depth first, but the code should tell you)

Todd Lipcon
Software Engineer, Cloudera