There is a good description of this problem in Hadop the Definitive Guide
book by Tom White. There is also priorities as what format to choose in
terms of compression, splitability, etc.
Also these articles can be helpful:
On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 5:28 PM, dyuti a <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Thanks Mohammad, i have to check with other scenarios.
> On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 6:36 PM, Mohammad Tariq <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Hello Dyuti,
>> Hadoop works with almost all types of files. You can find more about
>> that on another thread here :
>> Mohammad Tariq
>> On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 6:09 PM, dyuti a <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>> Hi All,
>>> I worked with .txt , .csv and .xml type of input files in hadoop. Please
>>> help me to know other types of files that Hadoop MR works with. if possible
>>> help me with a link or blog.
>>> Thanks & Regards,