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From Akmal Abbasov <akmal.abba...@icloud.com>
Subject Re: HBase snapshots and Compaction
Date Tue, 12 May 2015 18:31:49 GMT
Any suggestions?
Thank you.

Regards,
Akmal Abbasov

> On 12 May 2015, at 18:52, Akmal Abbasov <akmal.abbasov@icloud.com> wrote:
> 
> HI, 
> I am using HBase 0.98.7.
> I am using HBase snapshots to backup data. I create snapshot of tables each our.
> Each create snapshot process will cause the flush of the memstore, and creation of hfiles.
> When the number of hfiles will reach 3 the MINOR compaction process will start for each
CF.
> Ok, I was expecting that the compaction will process only small hfiles, and I won’t
have problems with moving all data to archive folder
> each time after compaction process ends.
> But most of the times, the minor compaction is promoted to major(more than 100 in 24
hours without loads). 
> As far as I know, the only possibility for this is that all hfiles are eligible for compaction.
> But when I tested the archive folder for a CF I see the strange situation
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup      1.0 K 2015-05-10 06:04 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/36dc06f4c34242daadc343d857a35734
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup      1.0 K 2015-05-10 06:04 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/7e8b993f97b84f4594542144f15b0a1e
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup      1.1 K 2015-05-10 06:04 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/b9afc64792ba4bf99a08f34033cc46ac
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup    638.4 K 2015-05-10 06:04 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/dff846ae4fc24d418289a95322b35d46
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup      1.0 K 2015-05-10 08:50 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/228eee22c32e458e8eb7f5d031f64b58
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup      1.0 K 2015-05-10 08:50 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/529257432308466f971e41db49ecffdf
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup    638.5 K 2015-05-10 08:50 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/839d3a6fc523435d8b44f63315fd11b8
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup      1.0 K 2015-05-10 08:50 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/8c245e8661b140439e719f69a535d57f
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup      1.0 K 2015-05-10 11:37 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/23497a31d3e721fe9b63c58fbe0224d5
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup    638.7 K 2015-05-10 11:37 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/8c9af0357d164221ad46b336cd660b30
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup      1.0 K 2015-05-10 11:37 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/8eb55b43c22d434954e2e0bfda656018
> -rw-r--r--   3 akmal supergroup      1.0 K 2015-05-10 11:37 /hbase/archive/data/default/table1/0e8e3bf44a2ea5dfaa8a9c58d99b92e6/c/b8b6210d9e6d4ec2344238c6e9c17ddf
> 
> As I understood this files were copied to archive folder after compaction. 
> The part I didn’t understand is, why the file with 638 K was also selected for compaction?
> Any ideas?
> Thank you.
> 
> Kind regards,
> Akmal Abbasov
> 
> 


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