James, yes you can do it.
You need to write your own input format to split each input on a specified tag boundary.
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On Jun 3, 2011, at 6:50 AM, James Ram <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I would like to know if it's possible to put xml files in hdfs and have
> hbase pull out the data in those xml files.
> We are thinking of a situation where the xml files will have elements
> corresponding to the columns in hbase.
> So ideally hbase should be able to pull the data corresponding to the
> columns from the xml files automatically.
> With Regards,