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From Thejas Nair <>
Subject Re: information_schema in metastore
Date Fri, 02 Mar 2018 21:38:07 GMT
INFORMATION_SCHEMA is part of the SQL92 standard. This is a feature
supported and widely used in most mature RDBMs. The idea is to enable
that for Hive as well.

On Fri, Mar 2, 2018 at 10:59 AM, Vihang Karajgaonkar
<> wrote:
> I recently noticed the work done in HIVE-16946
> <> related to information
> schema. Based on what I understand so far, it uses JdbcSerDe to create hive
> tables similar to metastore db tables. It looks like an interesting idea. Can
> someone share how is it used and what was the motivation to add it?
> Thanks,
> Vihang

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