the best would be to read the documentation and some books to get familar
One of my favourite books is "Hadoop in Action" from Manning (
This book has an exmple for putting (log)-files into HDFS. Check out the
Later you can also check out Cloudera's Flume:
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On Mon, May 14, 2012 at 7:24 AM, Amith D K <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> U can even use put/copyFromLocal
> both are similar and does the job via terminal.
> Or u can write a simple client program to do the job :)
> From: samir das mohapatra [[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Sunday, May 13, 2012 9:13 PM
> To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Subject: Re: How to load raw log file into HDFS?
> To load any file from local
> syntax: hadoop fs -copyFromLocal <LOCAL_FILE_PATH> <HDFS_FILE_PATH>
> Example hadoop fs -copyFromLocal input/logs
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> On Sun, May 13, 2012 at 9:53 AM, AnExplorer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > Hi, I am novice in Hadoop. Kindly suggest how do we load log files into
> > hdfs.
> > Please suggest the command and steps.
> > Thanks in advance!!
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