Debian Bug report logs - #587120
hbase-bin: fails to create table with VERSIONS specified

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Package: hbase-bin; Maintainer for hbase-bin is (unknown);

Reported by: "Alexander E. Patrakov" <>

Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2010 10:21:02 UTC

Severity: important

Found in version hbase/0.20.4+dfsg1-1

Fixed in version 0.20.4+dfsg1-1+rm

Done: Debian FTP Masters <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#587120; Package hbase-bin. (Fri, 25 Jun 2010 10:21:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: "Alexander E. Patrakov" <>
Subject: hbase-bin: fails to create table with VERSIONS specified
Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2010 16:18:19 +0600
Package: hbase-bin
Version: 0.20.4+dfsg1-1
Severity: important

In the help of hbase, I see:

hbase(main):002:0> help
   hbase> create 't1', {NAME => 'f1', VERSIONS => 5}
   hbase> create 't1', {NAME => 'f1'}, {NAME => 'f2'}, {NAME => 'f3'}
   hbase> # The above in shorthand would be the following:
   hbase> create 't1', 'f1', 'f2', 'f3'
   hbase> create 't1', {NAME => 'f1', VERSIONS => 1, TTL => 2592000, \
     BLOCKCACHE => true}

So I try to copy-paste the first example:

hbase(main):017:0> create 't1', {NAME => 'f1', VERSIONS => 5}
TypeError: cannot convert instance of class to int

It should have created this table as instructed instead of showing me a

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-amd64 (SMP w/1 CPU core) [in a KVM guest]
Locale: LANG=ru_RU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=ru_RU.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages hbase-bin depends on:
ii  libhbase-java             0.20.4+dfsg1-1 HBase (Hadoop database)
java libra

hbase-bin recommends no packages.

Versions of packages hbase-bin suggests:
pn  hbase-regionmasterd          <none>      (no description available)
ii  jruby                        1.5.0~rc3-1 100% pure-Java
implementation of R

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Bug acknowledged by developer. (Sat, 18 Jun 2011 09:21:29 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Debian FTP Masters <>
Subject: Bug#630821: Removed package(s) from unstable
Date: Sat, 18 Jun 2011 09:19:56 +0000
Version: 0.20.4+dfsg1-1+rm

Dear submitter,

as the package hbase has just been removed from the Debian archive
unstable we hereby close the associated bug reports.  We are sorry
that we couldn't deal with your issue properly.

For details on the removal, please see

The version of this package that was in Debian prior to this removal
can still be found using

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