Btw. a while back somebody did this for Voldemort, so you may want to have a look at the code. May not work with the latest and greatest Lucene.
We're hiring HBase & Lucene/Solr/Elastic Search devs:
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>You could probably subclass lucene's Directory class and such maybe so it interfaces with hdfs, but you could on the otherhand use Katta or SOLR
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>Sent: Saturday, June 18, 2011 11:20 AM
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>Subject: lucene with hbase.
>Is it possible to insert lucene indexes to hbase table.I am very new to this
>Provide me some suggestions.
>If we store them in hbase can we run in multi node environment
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