hadoop mradmin

The hadoop mradmin command runs Map-Reduce administrative commands.

Warning: This command is deprecated.


hadoop [ Generic Options ] mradmin 
      [-help [cmd]]


The following command parameters are supported for hadoop mradmin:




Reload the service-level authorization policy file Job tracker will reload the authorization policy file.


Reload the queue acls and state JobTracker will reload the mapred-queues.xml file.


Refresh user-to-groups mappings.


Refresh superuser proxy groups mappings.


Refresh the hosts information at the job tracker.

-help [cmd]

Displays help for the given command or all commands if none is specified.

The following generic options are supported for hadoop mradmin:

Generic Option


-conf <configuration file>

Specify an application configuration file.

-D <property=value>

Use value for given property.

-fs <local|file system URI>

Specify a file system.

-jt <local|jobtracker:port>

Specify a job tracker.

-files <comma separated list of files>

Specify comma separated files to be copied to the map reduce cluster.

-libjars <comma seperated list of jars>

Specify comma separated jar files to include in the classpath.

-archives <comma separated list of archives>

Specify comma separated archives to be unarchived on the computer machines.