Package org.apache.hadoop.fs.kfs

A client for the Kosmos filesystem (KFS)


Class Summary
KosmosFileSystem A FileSystem backed by KFS.

Package org.apache.hadoop.fs.kfs Description

A client for the Kosmos filesystem (KFS)


This pages describes how to use Kosmos Filesystem ( KFS ) as a backing store with Hadoop. This page assumes that you have downloaded the KFS software and installed necessary binaries as outlined in the KFS documentation.


If the map/reduce job trackers start up, all file-I/O is done to KFS.

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