-Re: Creating a table with a custom InputFormat
Edward Capriolo 2012-10-11, 02:49
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:
> 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.