If you have large number of files and using MapReduce to do the conversion to Sequence Files, set the output format of the MR job as SequenceFileOutputFormat.
Bejoy KS

Sent from handheld, please excuse typos.

From: Flavio Dias <flaviodiasps@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Aug 2012 09:43:26 -0300
To: <user@hadoop.apache.org>
ReplyTo: user@hadoop.apache.org
Subject: text file to sequence file

My text file works with one line per record with numerical data. How do I convert this text file to sequence file?

Flávio Dias