-split big files into small ones to later copy
Pedro Sá da Costa 2013-06-07, 06:03
I have one 500GB plain-text file in HDFS, and I want to copy locally, to
zip it and put it on another machine in a local disk. The problem is that I
don't have enough space in the local disk where HDFS is, to then zip it and
transfer to another host.
Can I split the file into small files to be able to copy to the local disk?
Any suggestions on how to do a copy?