On 09/16/2010 09:25 AM, Scott Carey wrote:
> Generally, Avro recommends storing the schema with the data. For a
> file that means in the header of the file, for a key/value store that
> means in some system metadata. Any individual store can only keep
> data serialized with one schema.
Another good pattern is to store the hashcode of the writer's schema
with each written instance, then keep written schemas in a separate
store, keyed by hashcode. For example, Sam Pullara's done this in his