How to Create and Delete the Directory in HDFS

  • //To create a new directory
    Sample Code Segment

    Path path= new Path("user/D/filelLocation/");fs.mkdirs(path);

    Command

    hadoop fs -mkdir <path>

  • //To delete the directory
    Sample Code Segment

    FileSystem fs = FileSystem.get(conf);fs.delete(new Path(“path”,true)) //delete file

    Command

    hadoop fs -rm -r <hadoop path>