-Re: Using AVRO C with a large schema
Doug Cutting 2013-08-16, 18:29
On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 11:22 AM, <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> 1. There's a 1:1 relationship between schema and file. You can't mix
> different schemas in the same file.
> 2. Each value written to a file represents the file's full schema. You
> can't write pieces of a schema.
These are both correct. If you want to intermix, use a union as the
> 3. AVRO C cannot write values that are bigger than the file writer's
> specified block_size. I don't think there's enough memory to hold both the
> original structures and a gigantic block_size.
I don't know enough about the C implementation to verify this one and
will leave it to others.