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Subject svn commit: r1068277 - in /hbase/trunk: bin/set_meta_memstore_size.rb src/docbkx/book.xml
Date Tue, 08 Feb 2011 07:01:14 GMT
Author: stack
Date: Tue Feb  8 07:01:13 2011
New Revision: 1068277

URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=1068277&view=rev
Log:
HBASE-3499 Users upgrading to 0.90.0 need to have their .META. table updated with the right
MEMSTORE_SIZE

Added:
    hbase/trunk/bin/set_meta_memstore_size.rb
Modified:
    hbase/trunk/src/docbkx/book.xml

Added: hbase/trunk/bin/set_meta_memstore_size.rb
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/hbase/trunk/bin/set_meta_memstore_size.rb?rev=1068277&view=auto
==============================================================================
--- hbase/trunk/bin/set_meta_memstore_size.rb (added)
+++ hbase/trunk/bin/set_meta_memstore_size.rb Tue Feb  8 07:01:13 2011
@@ -0,0 +1,91 @@
+#
+# Copyright 2011 The Apache Software Foundation
+#
+# Licensed to the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) under one
+# or more contributor license agreements.  See the NOTICE file
+# distributed with this work for additional information
+# regarding copyright ownership.  The ASF licenses this file
+# to you under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the
+# "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance
+# with the License.  You may obtain a copy of the License at
+#
+#     http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
+#
+# Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
+# distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
+# WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
+# See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
+# limitations under the License.
+#
+# 
+# This script must be used on a live cluster in order to fix .META.'s 
+# MEMSTORE_SIZE back to 64MB instead of the 16KB that was configured 
+# in 0.20 era. This is only required if .META. was created at that time.
+#
+# After running this script, HBase needs to be restarted.
+#
+# To see usage for this script, run: 
+#
+#  ${HBASE_HOME}/bin/hbase org.jruby.Main set_meta_memstore_size.rb
+#
+include Java
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.util.Bytes
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.HConstants
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.HRegionInfo
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.client.HTable
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.client.Delete
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.client.Put
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.client.Scan
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.HTableDescriptor
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.HBaseConfiguration
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.util.FSUtils
+import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.util.Writables
+import org.apache.hadoop.fs.Path
+import org.apache.hadoop.fs.FileSystem
+import org.apache.commons.logging.LogFactory
+
+# Name of this script
+NAME = "set_meta_memstore_size.rb"
+
+
+# Print usage for this script
+def usage
+  puts 'Usage: %s.rb]' % NAME
+  exit!
+end
+
+# Get configuration to use.
+c = HBaseConfiguration.create()
+
+# Set hadoop filesystem configuration using the hbase.rootdir.
+# Otherwise, we'll always use localhost though the hbase.rootdir
+# might be pointing at hdfs location.
+c.set("fs.default.name", c.get(HConstants::HBASE_DIR))
+fs = FileSystem.get(c)
+
+# Get a logger and a metautils instance.
+LOG = LogFactory.getLog(NAME)
+
+# Check arguments
+if ARGV.size > 0
+  usage
+end
+
+# Clean mentions of table from .META.
+# Scan the .META. and remove all lines that begin with tablename
+metaTable = HTable.new(c, HConstants::ROOT_TABLE_NAME)
+scan = Scan.new()
+scan.addColumn(HConstants::CATALOG_FAMILY, HConstants::REGIONINFO_QUALIFIER);
+scanner = metaTable.getScanner(scan)
+while (result = scanner.next())
+  rowid = Bytes.toString(result.getRow())
+  LOG.info("Settting memstore to 64MB on : " + rowid);
+  hriValue = result.getValue(HConstants::CATALOG_FAMILY, HConstants::REGIONINFO_QUALIFIER)
+  hri = Writables.getHRegionInfo(hriValue)
+  htd = hri.getTableDesc()
+  htd.setMemStoreFlushSize(64 * 1024 * 1024)
+  p = Put.new(result.getRow())
+  p.add(HConstants::CATALOG_FAMILY, HConstants::REGIONINFO_QUALIFIER, Writables.getBytes(hri));
+  metaTable.put(p)
+end
+scanner.close()

Modified: hbase/trunk/src/docbkx/book.xml
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/hbase/trunk/src/docbkx/book.xml?rev=1068277&r1=1068276&r2=1068277&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- hbase/trunk/src/docbkx/book.xml (original)
+++ hbase/trunk/src/docbkx/book.xml Tue Feb  8 07:01:13 2011
@@ -288,34 +288,56 @@ Usually you'll want to use the latest ve
   <section xml:id="hadoop"><title><link xlink:href="http://hadoop.apache.org">hadoop</link><indexterm><primary>Hadoop</primary></indexterm></title>
 <para>This version of HBase will only run on <link xlink:href="http://hadoop.apache.org/common/releases.html">Hadoop
0.20.x</link>.
     It will not run on hadoop 0.21.x (nor 0.22.x) as of this writing.
-    HBase will lose data unless it is running on an HDFS that has a durable <code>sync</code>.
- Currently only the <link xlink:href="http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/hadoop/common/branches/branch-0.20-append/">branch-0.20-append</link>
- branch has this attribute.  No official releases have been made from this branch as of this
writing
- so you will have to build your own Hadoop from the tip of this branch <footnote>
-     <para>Scroll down in the Hadoop <link xlink:href="http://wiki.apache.org/hadoop/HowToRelease">How
To Release</link> to the section
-         Build Requirements for instruction on how to build Hadoop.
-     </para>
- </footnote> or you could use
- Cloudera's <link xlink:href="http://archive.cloudera.com/docs/">CDH3</link>.
- CDH has the 0.20-append patches needed to add a durable sync (As of this writing
- CDH3 is still in beta.  Either CDH3b2 or CDH3b3 will suffice).
+    HBase will lose data unless it is running on an HDFS that has a
+    durable <code>sync</code>.  Currently only the
+    <link xlink:href="http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/hadoop/common/branches/branch-0.20-append/">branch-0.20-append</link>
+    branch has this attribute
+    <footnote>
+    <para>
  See <link xlink:href="http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/hadoop/common/branches/branch-0.20-append/CHANGES.txt">CHANGES.txt</link>
- in branch-0.20-append to see list of patches involved.</para>
- <para>Because HBase depends on Hadoop, it bundles an Hadoop instance under its <filename>lib</filename>
directory.
- The bundled Hadoop was made from the Apache branch-0.20-append branch.
- If you want to run HBase on an Hadoop cluster that is other than a version made from branch-0.20.append,
- you must replace the hadoop jar found in the HBase <filename>lib</filename>
directory with the
+ in branch-0.20-append to see list of patches involved adding append on the Hadoop 0.20 branch.
+ </para>
+ </footnote>.
+    No official releases have been made from this branch up to now
+    so you will have to build your own Hadoop from the tip of this branch.
+    Scroll down in the Hadoop <link xlink:href="http://wiki.apache.org/hadoop/HowToRelease">How
To Release</link> to the section
+    <emphasis>Build Requirements</emphasis> for instruction on how to build Hadoop.
+    </para>
+
+ <para>
+ Or rather than build your own, you could use
+ Cloudera's <link xlink:href="http://archive.cloudera.com/docs/">CDH3</link>.
+ CDH has the 0.20-append patches needed to add a durable sync (CDH3 is still in beta.
+ Either CDH3b2 or CDH3b3 will suffice).
+ </para>
+
+ <para>Because HBase depends on Hadoop, it bundles an instance of
+ the Hadoop jar under its <filename>lib</filename> directory.
+ The bundled Hadoop was made from the Apache branch-0.20-append branch
+ at the time of this HBase's release.
+ It is <emphasis>critical</emphasis> that the version of Hadoop that is
+ out on your cluster matches what is Hbase match.  Replace the hadoop
+ jar found in the HBase <filename>lib</filename> directory with the
  hadoop jar you are running out on your cluster to avoid version mismatch issues.
+ Make sure you replace the jar all over your cluster.
  For example, versions of CDH do not have HDFS-724 whereas
  Hadoops branch-0.20-append branch does have HDFS-724. This
  patch changes the RPC version because protocol was changed.
  Version mismatch issues have various manifestations but often all looks like its hung up.
  </para>
+
+ <note><title>Can I just replace the jar in Hadoop 0.20.2 tarball with the <emphasis>sync</emphasis>-supporting
Hadoop jar found in HBase?</title>
+ <para>
+ You could do this.  It works going by a recent posting up on the
+ <link xlink:href="http://www.apacheserver.net/Using-Hadoop-bundled-in-lib-directory-HBase-at1136240.htm">mailing
list</link>.
+ </para>
+ </note>
  <note><title>Hadoop Security</title>
      <para>HBase will run on any Hadoop 0.20.x that incorporates Hadoop security features
-- e.g. Y! 0.20S or CDH3B3 -- as long
          as you do as suggested above and replace the Hadoop jar that ships with HBase with
the secure version.
   </para>
   </note>
+
   </section>
 <section xml:id="ssh"> <title>ssh</title>
 <para><command>ssh</command> must be installed and <command>sshd</command>
must
@@ -903,8 +925,56 @@ index e70ebc6..96f8c27 100644
     
     </section>
     </section>
+
   </chapter>
 
+    <chapter xml:id="upgrading">
+    <title>Upgrading</title>
+    <para>
+    Review the <link linkend="requirements">requirements</link>
+    section above, in particular the section on Hadoop version.
+    </para>
+    <section xml:id="upgrade0.90">
+    <title>Upgrading to HBase 0.90.x from 0.20.x or 0.89.x</title>
+          <para>This version of 0.90.x HBase can be started on data written by
+              HBase 0.20.x or HBase 0.89.x.  There is no need of a migration step.
+              HBase 0.89.x and 0.90.x does write out the name of region directories
+              differently -- it names them with a md5 hash of the region name rather
+              than a jenkins hash -- so this means that once started, there is no
+              going back to HBase 0.20.x.
+          </para>
+          <para>
+             Be sure to remove the <filename>hbase-default.xml</filename> from
+             your <filename>conf</filename>
+             directory on upgrade.  A 0.20.x version of this file will have
+             sub-optimal configurations for 0.90.x HBase.  The
+             <filename>hbase-default.xml</filename> file is now bundled into
the
+             HBase jar and read from there.  If you would like to review
+             the content of this file, see it in the src tree at
+             <filename>src/main/resources/hbase-default.xml</filename> or
+             see <link linkend="hbase_default_configurations">Default HBase Configurations</link>.
+          </para>
+          <para>
+            Finally, if upgrading from 0.20.x, check your 
+            <varname>.META.</varname> schema in the shell.  In the past we would
+            recommend that users run with a 16MB
+            <varname>MEMSTORE_SIZE</varname>.
+            Run <code>hbase> scan '-ROOT-'</code> in the shell. This will
output
+            the current <varname>.META.</varname> schema.  Check
+            <varname>MEMSTORE_SIZE</varname> size.  Is it 16MB?  If so, you will
+            need to change this.  Run the script <filename>bin/set_meta_memstore_size.rb</filename>.
+            This will make the necessary edit to your <varname>.META.</varname>
schema.
+            Failure to run this change will make for a slow cluster <footnote>
+            <para>
+            See <link xlink:href="https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HBASE-3499">HBASE-3499
Users upgrading to 0.90.0 need to have their .META. table updated with the right MEMSTORE_SIZE</link>
+            </para>
+            </footnote>
+            .
+
+          </para>
+          </section>
+    </chapter>
+
   <chapter xml:id="configuration">
     <title>Configuration</title>
     <para>
@@ -2022,22 +2092,6 @@ When I build, why do I always get <code>
             </answer>
         </qandaentry>
     </qandadiv>
-        <qandadiv><title>Upgrading your HBase</title>
-        <qandaentry>
-            <question xml:id="0_90_upgrade"><para>
-            Whats involved upgrading to HBase 0.90.x from 0.89.x or from 0.20.x?
-            </para></question>
-            <answer>
-          <para>This version of 0.90.x HBase can be started on data written by
-              HBase 0.20.x or HBase 0.89.x.  There is no need of a migration step.
-              HBase 0.89.x and 0.90.x does write out the name of region directories
-              differently -- it names them with a md5 hash of the region name rather
-              than a jenkins hash -- so this means that once started, there is no
-              going back to HBase 0.20.x.
-          </para>
-            </answer>
-        </qandaentry>
-    </qandadiv>
     </qandaset>
   </appendix>
 



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