hbase-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Naama Kraus" <naamakr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Getting to work with HBase
Date Tue, 04 Mar 2008 07:00:29 GMT
OK, thanks to all. Naama

On Mon, Mar 3, 2008 at 7:55 PM, Bryan Duxbury <bryan@rapleaf.com> wrote:

> You should use the REST (or Thrift) APIs when you're in a non-Java
> language that must access HBase. There's currently no other way.
>
> -Bryan
>
> On Mar 2, 2008, at 1:21 PM, Naama Kraus wrote:
>
> > Thanks for the input.
> >
> > What about the REST API ? When should I consider to use it ?
> >
> > Naama
> >
> > On Sun, Mar 2, 2008 at 6:00 PM, Bryan Duxbury <bryan@rapleaf.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> >> If you can use the Java API, you should use that. It has the most
> >> functionality and the least overhead.
> >>
> >> HQL is only meant to be used for administrative purposes, like
> >> managing tables. Aside from the fact that there's no good way to hook
> >> an application up to HQL, there isn't as much flexibility in the HQL
> >> API.
> >>
> >> -Bryan
> >>
> >> On Mar 2, 2008, at 12:25 AM, Naama Kraus wrote:
> >>
> >>> Hi Again,
> >>>
> >>> What is the best way to learn HBase ? Is there some tutorial ?
> >>> Sample code ?
> >>> I've seen that there are several methods to access HBase: hql, REST
> >>> or Java
> >>> API. What's the recommended method to work with HBase ? Assuming
> >>> that I need
> >>> a programmatic way to work with HBase (create tables, add rows ..).
> >>>
> >>> Thanks for the guidance,
> >>> Naama
> >>>
> >>> On Wed, Feb 27, 2008 at 7:10 PM, stack <stack@duboce.net> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> Jim Kellerman wrote:
> >>>>> ...
> >>>>>
> >>>>> So if you want to use HBase, you either need to either
> >>>>> change your classpath or you can move the jar to the hadoop
> >>>>> directory and config files to hadoop/conf, scripts to
> >>>>> hadoop/bin, etc. People have done this both ways, and I don't
> >>>>> know as there is a recommended way, but from a purists' point
> >>>>> of view, I guess you would keep them separate.
> >>>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> FYI, you do not need to do any moving of jars or config files to
> >>>> start
> >>>> hbase in hadoop-0.16.0.  Just run
> >>>> $HADOOP_HOME/contrib/hbase/bin/start-hbase.sh to start it.
> >>>>
> >>>> Regards how stable hadoop 0.16.0 is, thats a difficult question to
> >>>> answer.
> >>>>
> >>>> St.Ack
> >>>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>> oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00
> >>> oo 00 oo
> >>> 00 oo 00 oo
> >>> "If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy
> >>> tales. If you
> >>> want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy
> >>> tales." (Albert
> >>> Einstein)
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
> > --
> > oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00
> > oo 00 oo
> > 00 oo 00 oo
> > "If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy
> > tales. If you
> > want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales." (Albert
> > Einstein)
>
>


-- 
oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo 00 oo
00 oo 00 oo
"If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you
want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales." (Albert
Einstein)

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message