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From Doug Meil <doug.m...@explorysmedical.com>
Subject Re: Copying tables from one server to another
Date Thu, 08 Sep 2011 01:03:30 GMT

Hi there-

Have you tried this?


It's the Java invocation of the copy-table function (without the ruby)

On 9/7/11 8:29 PM, "Tom Goren" <tom@tomgoren.com> wrote:

>So I have read http://blog.sematext.com/2011/03/11/hbase-backup-options/
>The built-in solution, namely the 'Export' and 'Import' classes are
>relatively straight forward to use, however, the exports include the data
>alone, and nothing in regards to the table description (column families,
>versioning etc.).
>Manually creating the table seems wrong to me, and parsing the output of
>'describe table_name' seems like something that someone must have done
>before me.
>There is this:
>But surely there is something nicer?
>Is there an all encompassing solution that I am unaware of?
>What is the basic correlating option to:
>mysqldump db_name table_name > file
>mysql db_name < file
>Or, if this is too Utopian in an hbase world, what is the next best thing?

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