Hadoop HDFS
  1. Hadoop HDFS
  2. HDFS-13

filenames with ':' colon throws java.lang.IllegalArgumentException

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

      File names containing colon ":" throws java.lang.IllegalArgumentException while LINUX file system supports it.

      $ hadoop dfs -put ./testfile-2007-09-24-03:00:00.gz filenametest
      Exception in thread "main" java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: java.net.URISyntaxException: Relative path in absolute
      URI: testfile-2007-09-24-03:00:00.gz
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.Path.initialize(Path.java:140)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.Path.<init>(Path.java:126)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.Path.<init>(Path.java:50)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.FileUtil.checkDest(FileUtil.java:273)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.FileUtil.copy(FileUtil.java:117)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.FileSystem.copyFromLocalFile(FileSystem.java:776)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.FileSystem.copyFromLocalFile(FileSystem.java:757)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.FsShell.copyFromLocal(FsShell.java:116)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.FsShell.run(FsShell.java:1229)
      at org.apache.hadoop.util.ToolBase.doMain(ToolBase.java:187)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.FsShell.main(FsShell.java:1342)
      Caused by: java.net.URISyntaxException: Relative path in absolute URI: testfile-2007-09-24-03:00:00.gz
      at java.net.URI.checkPath(URI.java:1787)
      at java.net.URI.<init>(URI.java:735)
      at org.apache.hadoop.fs.Path.initialize(Path.java:137)
      ... 10 more

      Path(String pathString) when given a filename which contains ':' treats it as URI and selects anything before ':' as
      scheme, which in this case is clearly not a valid scheme.

      1. 2066_20071022.patch
        4 kB
        Tsz Wo Nicholas Sze
      2. HADOOP-2066.patch
        2 kB
        Doug Cutting

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              Reporter:
              Lohit Vijayarenu
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