On Fri, Sep 14, 2012 at 9:54 AM, Cardon, Tejay E <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> I went to write some map/reduce code today that will use the
> AccumuloInputFormat to add records to Accumulo. However, when I went to
> build my Mutation object, it quickly became apparent that Mutation only
> supports character based keys (Text and CharSequence). Is there any way to
> write records to Accumulo in Map Reduce when column qualifiers or column
> families are binary data rather than char data?
Text is just a wrapper for a byte array. You can put binary data in a Text.
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