-Re: Creating a table with a custom InputFormat
Edward Capriolo 2012-10-11, 03:33
This is something similar. it may be the issue I remember.
In any case we could pass ALL the information from the properties,
Input paths, would be a way to make hive semi pig-like.
On Wed, Oct 10, 2012 at 11:26 PM, Josh Spiegel <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Thanks. Do you have the bug number? I couldn't find it.
> On Wed, Oct 10, 2012 at 7:49 PM, Edward Capriolo <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>> No this is not we have a ticket open to propage tbl properies matching
>> a pattern to the input format but not complete yet.
>> On Wed, Oct 10, 2012 at 10:21 PM, Josh Spiegel <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> > I want to create a table with a custom InputFormat. For example,
>> > something
>> > like this:
>> > CREATE TABLE xxx (blah string)
>> > STORED AS
>> > INPUTFORMAT 'org.foo.MyInputFormat'
>> > OUTPUTFORMAT 'org.foo.MyOutputFormat'
>> > ;
>> > I also want to be able specify some configuration values that will be
>> > available to the InputFormat (possibly via the JobConf). Is this
>> > possible?
>> > It looks like "stored by"/HiveStorageHandler might make this possible by
>> > allowing me to push TBLPROPERTIES into the JobConf. But I would like to
>> > avoid a non-native table if possible.
>> > Thanks,
>> > Josh