"java.net.SocketTimeoutException: connect timed out" Raised when Running Distcp in the Big Data Cloud Service (BDCS) Environment

(Doc ID 2088864.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 14, 2015

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.3.0 and later
Big Data Cloud Service - Version 1.0 and later
Linux x86-64


While performing data migration between two  Big Data Cloud Service (BDCS) environments with:

hadoop distcp -p webhdfs://<source cluster namenode IP>:50070/user/oracle webhdfs://<target nameservice>-ns:50070/user/oracle

The following error is raised:

ERROR tools.DistCp: Exception encountered
java.net.SocketTimeoutException: connect timed out



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