DistCP is typically used for HDFS level back up jobs. It can be used for
HBase but can be quite tricky. I would recommend using Export, CopyTable,
or Replication. These are tools designed for HBase backup. What is the
On Mon, Mar 4, 2013 at 7:00 AM, Manish Bhoge <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> Export and distcp has different application. Use discp when you need to
> move data across clusters. Do you want to export table data outside your
> cluster? If not then export table is better.
> Sent from HTC via Rocket! excuse typo.
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