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Re: Avro Map-Reduce and ChainMapper
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On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 10:04 AM, Scott Carey <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> I have not tried or tested ChainMapper with Avro myself.  It will probably
> work if you configure the input schemas or output schemas appropriately.
>  Take a look at what AvroJog.setInputSchema is doing, if you are familiar
> enough with hadoop's configuration you may be able to work it out.  Others
> likely know more than I do on this.
> Also, you may be interested in how things are done in this variation:
> https://github.com/wibidata/odiago-avro
> On 2/1/12 8:23 AM, "Andrew Kenworthy" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hallo,
> Is it possible to chain Avro MR jobs using the ChainMapper? I'm looking
> to chain two map tasks and a reducer, but haven't been able to find any
> examples:
> Chain summary:
> a) first map task: takes non-avro input and produces K/V output in the
> form of AvroKey(Record), NullWritable
> b) second map task: taking output of first task as its input [mapper extends
> AvroMapper(Record, Pair(Record, NullWritable))]
> c) reducer: AvroReducer
> In particular, how would I specify the input and output schemas - simply
> calling AvroJob.setInputSchema/setOutputSchema on the individual chained
> job conf objects?
> Thanks,
> Andrew