Yeah I just figured out the problem with zoocfg.py
I am running as the same user who created myid. Here's my config:
on the machines hermes and leela I've put myid files in /home/mark/zookeeper
with the numbers 1 and 2 respectively
From: Henry Robinson [mailto:he...@cloudera.com]
Sent: Thursday, October 22, 2009 5:43 PM
Subject: Re: Cluster Configuration Issues
Hi Mark -
The Python error relates to not being able to find the zoocfg module - is
zoocfg.py in the same directory as zkconf.py?
Another couple of questions - are you running zookeeper as the same user who
created myid? Can you post your entire configuration file please - copy and
On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 2:32 PM, Mark Vigeant
> Before I make the Jira, I am trying to go with Ted's advice to use the
> python script.
> Unfortunately I'm relatively unfamiliar with python so I'm having trouble
> running it.
> When I execute "Python zkconf.py" on the command line it tells me:
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "zkconf.py", line 27, in <module>
> from zoocfg import zoocfg
> ImportError: No module named zoocfg
> The same error comes when I try to call zkcfg.py from the python interface
> and when I try running
> Python zkconf.py -help /home/hadoop/zookeeper-3.2.1/ /home/hadoop (as I
> gathered from the Usage). Any suggestions?
> Also, I've been using zookeeper 3.2.1
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ted Dunning [mailto:ted.dunn...@gmail.com]
> Sent: Thursday, October 22, 2009 4:33 PM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Cluster Configuration Issues
> Try Patrick's utility for creating the config files and compare the result
> to your hand-made files.
> On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 1:04 PM, Mark Vigeant
> > The file contains the number 1 and nothing else. My other node has the
> > number 2 (I only have 2 machines right now, I know it makes more sense to
> > run an odd number of zookeeper nodes but I just want to make sure it
> > first). Any suggestions?
> Ted Dunning, CTO