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From Harsh J <qwertyman...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: data and metadata in a different folders
Date Mon, 14 Mar 2011 10:28:19 GMT
What type of metadata? Stuff like what's held by sequence files? Is it
to be held for each file or per directory/set-of-files?

On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 1:56 PM, Oleg Ruchovets <oruchovets@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi ,
>   Is it possible to configure hadoop (hdfs) in a such way that meta data
> and data itself will be in a different folders?
> Actually the questions came from Idea that: it is possible to use 2 file
> system : one for data and one for metadata. We want to get an effect that
> access to meta data is much more faster then to the data itself. Has someone
> already  implemented  it or has such experience please advice.
> Thanks in advance
> Oleg.

Harsh J

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