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Avro, mail # user - Is Avro/Trevni strictly read-only?


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Re: Is Avro/Trevni strictly read-only?
Doug Cutting 2013-01-29, 23:24
Avro and Trevni files do not support record update or delete.

For large changing datasets you might use Kiji (http://www.kiji.org/)
to store Avro data in HBase.

Doug

On Mon, Jan 28, 2013 at 12:00 PM, ccleve <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I've gone through the documentation, but haven't been able to get a definite
> answer: is Avro, or specifically Trevni, only for read-only data?
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> Is it possible to update or delete records?
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> If records can be deleted, is there any code that will merge row sets to get
> rid of the unused space?
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