incremental import is not working in chunks, it always imports everything since last import - e.g. everything from --last-value up. You can simulate the chunks if needed using --boundary-query argument as was advised by Felix.
On Wed, May 08, 2013 at 01:46:47PM -0400, Felix GV wrote:
> On Wed, May 8, 2013 at 1:00 PM, Tanzir Musabbir <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> > Hello everyone,
> > Is it really possible to import chunk-wise data through sqoop incremental
> > import?
> > Say I have a table with id 1,2,3..... N (here N is 100) and now I want to
> > import it as chunk. Like
> > 1st import: 1,2,3.... 20
> > 2nd import: 21,22,23.....40
> > last import: 81,82,83....100
> > I have read about the Sqoop job with incremental import and also know the
> > --last-value parameter but do not know how to pass the chunk size. For the
> > above example, chunk size here is 20.
> > Any information will be highly appreciated. Thanks in advance.