In Hive 0.8 and later versions you have the ability to specify the SerDe on
a per-partition basis, but that's as granular as it gets.
On Thu, May 17, 2012 at 8:53 AM, [EMAIL PROTECTED] <
[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I was thinking more from a perspective of specifying a SerDe per column
> On Thu, May 17, 2012 at 10:38 AM, Mark Grover <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Hi Swarnim,
>> What's your use case?
>> If you use multiple SerDe's, when you are writing to the table, how would
>> you want Hive to decide which one to use?
>> Mark Grover, Business Intelligence Analyst
>> OANDA Corporation
>> www: oanda.com www: fxtrade.com
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "kulkarni swarnim" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
>> Sent: Thursday, May 17, 2012 11:29:26 AM
>> Subject: Multiple SerDe per table name
>> Does hive currently support multiple SerDe s to be defined per table
>> name? Looking through the code and documentation, it seems like it doesn't
>> as only one could be specified through the ROW FORMAT SERDE but just wanted
>> to be sure.