The number of mappers is the greater common factor for all the tables.
So, it it is not a multiple, a single mapper will be assigned.
On 11/1/12 5:20 AM, "Mahsa Mofidpoor" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>Hive summit 2011 says for performing a bucket join the number of buckets
>all tables has to be a multiple of each other.
>Does anybody know the reason?