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From Mohit Anchlia <mohitanch...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Binary content
Date Thu, 01 Sep 2011 15:37:45 GMT
On Thu, Sep 1, 2011 at 1:25 AM, Dieter Plaetinck
<dieter.plaetinck@intec.ugent.be> wrote:
> On Wed, 31 Aug 2011 08:44:42 -0700
> Mohit Anchlia <mohitanchlia@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Does map-reduce work well with binary contents in the file? This
>> binary content is basically some CAD files and map reduce program need
>> to read these files using some proprietry tool extract values and do
>> some processing. Wondering if there are others doing similar type of
>> processing. Best practices etc.
> yes, it works.  you just need to select the right input format.
> Personally i store all my binary files into a sequencefile (because my binary files are

Thanks! Is there a specific tutorial I can focus on to see how it could be done?
> Dieter

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