-Re: discp versus export
Leonid Fedotov 2013-03-05, 21:52
it seems like replication will be the best option for you.
Take a look on this doc:
On Mar 4, 2013, at 4:18 PM, Rita wrote:
> the end goal is to have a backup of our hbase tables.
> On Mon, Mar 4, 2013 at 7:10 AM, Kevin O'dell <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
>> DistCP is typically used for HDFS level back up jobs. It can be used for
>> HBase but can be quite tricky. I would recommend using Export, CopyTable,
>> or Replication. These are tools designed for HBase backup. What is the
>> end goal?
>> On Mon, Mar 4, 2013 at 7:00 AM, Manish Bhoge <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
>>> Export and distcp has different application. Use discp when you need to
>>> move data across clusters. Do you want to export table data outside your
>>> cluster? If not then export table is better.
>>> Sent from HTC via Rocket! excuse typo.
>> Kevin O'Dell
>> Customer Operations Engineer, Cloudera
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