-Re: exporting from hbase as text (tsv)
Joey Echeverria 2011-06-08, 02:35
Filed as HBASE-3960 (https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HBASE-3960).
On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 5:04 PM, Stack <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Dunno. Implication is that there is a MR cluster out there just
> sitting idle waiting on the occasional job of whimsy (if the data is
> 'big'). And, we'd have to make our load/dump at least as smart as the
> ? equivalent (fill in one from the list pig, hive, cascading, etc.)?
> Then why not just fire up the pig/hive/etc shells....
> File an issue though lads. Above is just an opinion.
> On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 11:35 AM, Jack Levin <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Yes, shell could launch MR jobs; I bet a lot of people will find this
>> feature very useful.
>> On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 11:32 AM, Joey Echeverria <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>> I think Jack was suggesting that the shell would launch the MR jobs.
>>> On Jun 7, 2011 1:34 PM, "Stack" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>>> On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 10:20 AM, Jack Levin <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>>>> That would be a real nice feature though, imagine going to the shell,
>>>>> and requesting a dump of your table.
>>>> But it would only work for mickey mouse tables, no? If your
>>>> input/output is of any substantial size, wouldn't you want to MR it?