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Re: sqoop hbase create table
Chalcy 2012-10-02, 15:41
Thanks! Alok.  It did work.  I had to add --column-family as well.

Cheers,
Chalcy :)

On Sat, Sep 29, 2012 at 11:22 AM, Alok Kumar <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> try this
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> sqoop import --connect "blah connection" --query "blah query" -m 1 *--hbase-table
> <hbase-table-to-be-created>* --hbase-create-table --hbase-row-key mydbkey
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> with "--hbase-create-table" option, It expects --hbase-table <table-name>,
> sqoop will  create hbase table for you.
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> On Fri, Sep 28, 2012 at 11:07 PM, Chalcy <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
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>> Hi,
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>> I am looking for sample sqoop import command to import into hbase even
>> when the hbase table is not there.
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>> The command I am using now is sqoop import --connect "blah connection"
>> --query "blah query" -m 1 --hbase-create-table --hbase-row-key mydbkey
>>
>> If I have target-dir in there, then sqoop gets data into hdfs and no
>> trace of hbase action and no error as well.
>>
>> I have been using sqoop in and out of hive successfully.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Chalcy
>>
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> Alok
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