-Re: Field separator for table coprocessor specifications changed with HBASE-4048
Thank you for pointing this out. I have fixed this in my documentation too. Otherwise I might have missed it.
On Jul 1, 2011, at 7:35 PM, Andrew Purtell wrote:
> The choice of ':' as the field separator for table coprocessor specifications, which reside in HTableDescriptor attributes, was unfortunate because Hadoop FileSystem URIs will contain this character. So partly to simplify HBASE-4048 and partly for the sake of clarity, HBASE-4048 changes the field separator from ':' to '|'.
> There are few if any people using table coprocessors at this time so the change is low impact now.
> For those that are, simply updating the attribute in the HTD is all that is necessary.
> Best regards,
> - Andy
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