Just out of curiosity, why would you want to do that? What would you do if
you want to do a quick fetch, say I want the 'username' from a table called
'users'?Moreover, we do not use the shell for any real world use-case and
the API doesn't holds any Put.add() that can be used without the key i.e
Please, pardon my ignorance.
On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 3:59 PM, yonghu <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi Rams,
> yes. You can. See follows:
> hbase(main):001:0> create 'test1','course'
> 0 row(s) in 1.6760 seconds
> hbase(main):002:0> put 'test1','tom','course',90
> 0 row(s) in 0.1040 seconds
> hbase(main):003:0> scan 'test1'
> ROW COLUMN+CELL
> tom column=course:, timestamp=1353925674312, value=90
> 1 row(s) in 0.0440 seconds
> On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 11:25 AM, Ramasubramanian Narayanan
> <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Is it possible to insert into Hbase without specifying the column name
> > instead using the Column family name alone (assume there will not be any
> > field created for that column family name)
> > regards,
> > Rams