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From Sai Sai <saigr...@yahoo.in>
Subject Re: Why/When partitioner is used.
Date Fri, 07 Jun 2013 11:17:16 GMT
I always get confused why we should partition and what is the use of it.
Why would one want to send all the keys starting with A to Reducer1 and B to R2 and so on...
Is it just to parallelize the reduce process.
Please help.
Thanks
Sai
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