HBase
  1. HBase
  2. HBASE-3347

Can't truncate/disable table that has rows in .META. that have empty info:regioninfo column

    Details

    • Type: Bug Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 0.90.0
    • Component/s: None
    • Labels:
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      Description

      I somehow manufactured empty info:regioninfo cells in .META. – still trying to figure how – but trying to drop the table I get NPE

      ERROR: java.lang.NullPointerException: null
      Backtrace: org/apache/hadoop/hbase/util/Writables.java:75:in `getWritable'
                 org/apache/hadoop/hbase/util/Writables.java:119:in `getHRegionInfo'
                 org/apache/hadoop/hbase/client/HConnectionManager.java:505:in `processRow'
                 org/apache/hadoop/hbase/client/MetaScanner.java:190:in `metaScan'
                 org/apache/hadoop/hbase/client/MetaScanner.java:95:in `metaScan'
                 org/apache/hadoop/hbase/client/MetaScanner.java:73:in `metaScan'
                 org/apache/hadoop/hbase/client/HConnectionManager.java:530:in `getHTableDescriptor'
                 org/apache/hadoop/hbase/client/HTable.java:320:in `getTableDescriptor'
                 /home/stack/hbase/bin/../bin/../src/main/ruby/hbase/admin.rb:205:in `truncate'
                 /home/stack/hbase/bin/../bin/../src/main/ruby/shell/commands/truncate.rb:33:in `command'
                 /home/stack/hbase/bin/../bin/../src/main/ruby/shell/commands.rb:64:in `format_simple_command'
                 /home/stack/hbase/bin/../bin/../src/main/ruby/shell/commands/truncate.rb:31:in `command'
                 /home/stack/hbase/bin/../bin/../src/main/ruby/shell/commands.rb:31:in `command_safe'
                 /home/stack/hbase/bin/../bin/../src/main/ruby/shell/commands.rb:70:in `translate_hbase_exceptions'
                 /home/stack/hbase/bin/../bin/../src/main/ruby/shell/commands.rb:31:in `command_safe'
                 /home/stack/hbase/bin/../bin/../src/main/ruby/shell.rb:106:in `command'
                 (eval):2:in `truncate'
                 (hbase):4:in `irb_binding'
      

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        Hudson added a comment -

        Integrated in HBase-TRUNK #1697 (See https://hudson.apache.org/hudson/job/HBase-TRUNK/1697/)

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        Hudson added a comment - Integrated in HBase-TRUNK #1697 (See https://hudson.apache.org/hudson/job/HBase-TRUNK/1697/ )
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        stack added a comment -

        Committed to branch and trunk small patch

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        stack added a comment - Committed to branch and trunk small patch

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