Looks like a bug. I'll fix that.
2013/8/15 Jan Dolinár <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>:
> Hi everyone,
> Consider following DDL:
> CREATE TABLE partition_test
> (a INT)
> PARTITIONED BY (b INT);
> ALTER TABLE partition_test ADD
> PARTITION (b=1) location '/tmp/test1'
> PARTITION (b=2) location '/tmp/test2';
> Now lets have a look what was created:
> DESCRIBE EXTENDED partition_test PARTITION (b=1);
> DESCRIBE EXTENDED partition_test PARTITION (b=2);
> Both describe statements yield "location:hdfs://example.com:9000/tmp/test1",
> which is obviously incorrect.
> This behavior *is* mentioned on wiki, but the article speaks specifically
> of hive 0.7. I just tested this in versions 0.7.1 and 0.10.0, and they both
> exhibit this bug. I wasn't even able to find a JIRA for this issue, was I
> looking wrong? Or should a new one be created?
> Best regards,
> Jan Dolinar