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From "Namit Jain (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (HIVE-3646) Add 'IGNORE PROTECTION' predicate for dropping partitions
Date Mon, 10 Dec 2012 18:15:21 GMT


Namit Jain commented on HIVE-3646:

+1 running tests
> Add 'IGNORE PROTECTION' predicate for dropping partitions
> ---------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: HIVE-3646
>                 URL:
>             Project: Hive
>          Issue Type: New Feature
>          Components: CLI
>            Reporter: Andrew Chalfant
>            Assignee: Andrew Chalfant
>            Priority: Minor
>         Attachments: HIVE-3646.1.patch.txt, HIVE-3646.2.patch.txt, HIVE-3646.3.patch.txt
>   Original Estimate: 1m
>  Remaining Estimate: 1m
> There are cases where it is desirable to move partitions between clusters. Having to
undo protection and then re-protect tables in order to delete partitions from a source are
multi-step and can leave us in a failed open state where partition and table metadata is dirty.
By implementing an 'rm -rf'-like functionality, we can perform these operations atomically.

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