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From "Ryan LeCompte" <lecom...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Hadoop and .tgz files
Date Mon, 01 Dec 2008 17:16:28 GMT
I believe I spoke a little too soon. Looks like Hadoop supports .gz
files, not .tgz. :-)

On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 10:46 AM, Ryan LeCompte <lecompte@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm using Hadoop 0.19 and just discovered that it has no problems
> processing .tgz files that contain text files. I was under the
> impression that it wouldn't be able to break a .tgz file up into
> multiple maps, but instead just treat it as 1 map per .tgz file. Was
> this a recent change or enhancement? I'm noticing that it is breaking
> up the .tgz file into multiple maps.
> Thanks,
> Ryan

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