I run Phoenix 2.2. 

The issue was zookeeper was down.

On Friday, June 6, 2014, James Taylor <jamestaylor@apache.org> wrote:
Sounds like you have a mix of the old GitHub phoenix jar and the new Apache phoenix jar (maybe on your client class path), as the class
com.salesforce.phoenix.schema.TableAlreadyExistsException doesn't exist in the Apache jars.


On Thu, Jun 5, 2014 at 12:36 PM, Russell Jurney <russell.jurney@gmail.com> wrote:
Suddenly all my SQL SELECT calls to Phoenix started failing with the following error message. Nothing changed in my project or in my table. What am I to do?

Caused by: ! java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: com.salesforce.phoenix.schema.TableAlreadyExistsException
! at java.net.URLClassLoader$1.run(URLClassLoader.java:366) ~[na:1.7.0_40]
! at java.net.URLClassLoader$1.run(URLClassLoader.java:355) ~[na:1.7.0_40]
! at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method) ~[na:1.7.0_40]
! at java.net.URLClassLoader.findClass(URLClassLoader.java:354) ~[na:1.7.0_40]
! at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(ClassLoader.java:424) ~[na:1.7.0_40]
! at sun.misc.Launcher$AppClassLoader.loadClass(Launcher.java:308) ~[na:1.7.0_40]
! at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(ClassLoader.java:357) ~[na:1.7.0_40]
!... 50 common frames omitted

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