You should be able to. I have not seen any issue of HBase sink/AsyncHBaseSink with hbase 0.94. Asynchbase sink may not work with HBase 0.96 though.
On Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 7:30 PM, Bing Li wrote:
> Hi, All
> I'm using Flume-1.4.0 with HBaseSink, but can't load data into HBase table.
> I noticed that in wiki (
> https://blogs.apache.org/flume/entry/streaming_data_into_apache_hbase), it
> mentioned that flume
> *will support the new HBase IPC which was introduced in HBase 0.96.*
> The latest patch of
> * FLUME-1618 supports HBase-0.95.*
> Does all above mean that current Flume can* NOT *use HBase sink?
> - Bing