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From Edward Capriolo <>
Subject Re: table Partition
Date Wed, 09 Jun 2010 01:40:36 GMT
There is no theoretical limit. Practically, the query planning phase
involves reading the partition from the metastore (derby, mysql). At some
point, when your query spans tons of partitions, the query planning phase
can take 2 minutes or more.


On Tue, Jun 8, 2010 at 3:00 AM, jaydeep vishwakarma <> wrote:

> Hi,
> How many partitions at max we can create for a table? Suppose if I want
> to use date as a partition, Is it limited or unlimited ?
> Regards,
> jaydeep
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