Hive much like MSSQL or SAP ASE has multiple databases. Are you implying to put one of these databases in READ ONLY mode?
Dr Mich Talebzadeh
On 8 March 2016 at 20:09, PG User <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:Hi All,I have one question about putting hive in read-only mode.What are the ways of putting hive in read-only mode?Can I take a lock at database level to serve purpose? What will happen to existing transaction? My guess is it will not grant a lock until all transactions are complete.I read to change owner ship of /user/hive/warehouse/, but it is not full proof solution.Thank you.- PG User