Mohit Anchlia 2012-08-05, 06:46
On Sat, Aug 4, 2012 at 11:43 PM, Nitin Kesarwani <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> You can use this patch to suit your need:
> New fields in Avro schema descriptor file need to have a non-null default
> value. Hence, using the new schema file, you should be able to read older
> data as well. Try it out. It is very straight forward.
> Hope this helps!
Thanks! I am new to Avro what's the best place to see some examples of how
Avro deals with schema changes? I am trying to find some examples.
> On Sun, Aug 5, 2012 at 12:01 AM, Mohit Anchlia <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> I've heard that Avro provides a good way of dealing with changing schemas.
> > I am not sure how it could be done without keeping some kind of structure
> > along with the data. Are there any good examples and documentation that I
> > can look at?