On Mon, Apr 9, 2012 at 5:29 PM, Deepak Nettem <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hi Stan,
> Just out of curiosity, care to explain the use case a bit?
Very simply: lots of reasonably small files which I can't control,
i.e., changing block size is not an option. Note that this is not an
issue in pig or hive, both of which
come with their own implementation of CombineFileInputFormat.