After Deleting Data from HDFS No Space is Freed (Doc ID 2297054.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 20, 2017

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.2.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms


After deleting data from HDFS and emptying the trash, no space is freed from HDFS.

HDFS data was removed with with the commands below, but data usage remains the same indicating no data is released.

 

Cause

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