Yes. Just add the property to the core-site.xml file and you should
see it in the Configuration object passed to your FileInputFormat.
On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 4:09 PM, Marcel Holle
<[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I want to add a custom parameter to core-site.xlm, which I would like to
> access from the FileInputFormat.getSplits() method. Is this possible?
> 2012/1/12 Joey Echeverria <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>> It doesn't matter if the original comes from mapred-site.xml,
>> core-site.xml, or hdfs-site.xml. All that really matters is if it's a
>> client/job tunable or if it configures one of the daemons.
>> Which parameter did you want to change?
>> On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 1:59 PM, Marcel Holle
>> <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> > I need a value of the core-site.xml property file within FileInputFormat.
>> > I'm overriding the getSplits method: public List<InputSplit>
>> > getSplits(JobContext job);
>> > Using the job I can access the job configuration which gives me access to
>> > mapres-site.xml, but does it also let me access core-site.xml?
>> Joseph Echeverria
>> Cloudera, Inc.