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From shashwat shriparv <dwivedishash...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: why multiple checkpoint nodes?
Date Thu, 18 Apr 2013 17:07:45 GMT
more checkpoint nodes means more backup of the metadata :)

*Thanks & Regards    *

∞
Shashwat Shriparv



On Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 9:35 PM, Thanh Do <thanhdo@cs.wisc.edu> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> The document says "Multiple checkpoint nodes may be specified in the
> cluster configuration file".
>
> Can some one clarify me that why we really need to run multiple checkpoint
> nodes anyway? Is it possible that while checkpoint node A is doing
> checkpoint, and check point node B kicks in and does another checkpoint?
>
> Thanks,
> Thanh
>

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