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Pig Job on BDA 4.11 Fails with Error: "HCatException : 2012 : Moving of data failed during commit : Could not find a unique destination path for move ..." (Doc ID 2379691.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2022

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.11.0 and later
Linux x86-64


A certain Pig job fails when running it on a 6-node BDA 4.11 / CDH 5.13.1 cluster. This job had been working fine but started failing with errors like:

There have been no changes to the Pig script invoking the job, but the cluster was recently upgraded from BDA 4.6/CDH 5.8.0 to BDA 4.10/CDH 5.12.1 and finally to BDA 4.11/5.13.1.


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