-Re: Drop table skiptrash?
Edward Capriolo 2012-12-24, 13:37
Well in hive you can set hadoop variables so you can use the set command to
explicitly disable trash on the client
If that does not work it is possible to run dfs commands from hive. Just do
your normal hadoop dfs command without specifying hadoop.
hive > dfs -rmr /user/hive/warehouse
On Mon, Dec 24, 2012 at 2:46 AM, Periya.Data <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Is there a way to drop a table such that the contents do not go to the
> .Trash dir? I have limited diskQuota in hadoop and am running large Hive
> jobs in sequence. I would like to drop tables as and when they become
> unnecessary and also they must not end up in .Trash..as they occupy lot of
> Before I begin my Hive job, I do clean out (hadoop fs -rmr -skipTrash
> ...). I would like to know if there something like this to add in my hql