Nothing official AFAIK, looks like you understand what your other solution is.
On Wed, Aug 8, 2012 at 5:41 PM, Eric Czech <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I've been searching for a way to specify an MR job on an HBase table
> using multiple key ranges (instead of just one), and as far as I can
> tell, the best way is still to create a custom InputFormat like
> MultiSegmentTableInputFormat and override getSplits to return splits
> based on multiple scan objects.
> Is this still the best way to do this or is there any official support yet?
> If it is still the best way to do it, does anyone have an
> implementation of this that they'd be willing to share? I'm new to
> HBase and I'm not so sure I'd be able to do that well myself.
> Thank you for your time!