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Re: can we use same column name for 2 different column families?
Ya sure you can have that... as you always specify columnfamily to read out
of hbase, i dont think there should be a problem in that.


Shashwat Shriparv

On Sun, Mar 10, 2013 at 11:41 PM, Ramasubramanian Narayanan <
[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Hi,
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> Is it fine to use same column name for 2 different column families?
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> For example,
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> In a table "emp",
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> can we have column name "dob" under column family "F1" & "F2"?
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> Please let me know the impact of having like this if any...
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> Note : I don't want to use dob1 or some other field name for the second
> column... use case is like that...
>
> regards,
> Rams
>