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QQ: What needs to be done to write local /tmp files in hdfs /tmp

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QQ: What needs to be done to write local /tmp files in hdfs /tmp

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Currently we have very less space for /tmp in local and wanted to write the files in HDFS /tmp instead of local /tmp.

Can you suggest me simple solution?

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Re: QQ: What needs to be done to write local /tmp files in hdfs /tmp

Super Guru

"HDFS /tmp directory mainly used as a temporary storage during mapreduce operation. Mapreduce artifacts, intermediate data etc will be kept under this directory." Also this question has already been answered here:

https://community.hortonworks.com/questions/120790/is-it-possible-to-set-the-hadooptmpdir-value-to-h...

Re: QQ: What needs to be done to write local /tmp files in hdfs /tmp

@sunile.manjee

Thank you:)

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