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From Tom White <...@cloudera.com>
Subject Re: Flume avro file extension
Date Thu, 09 Feb 2012 22:10:54 GMT
+1 to making Flume Avro data files have the .avro extension.

The Avro MapReduce classes expect the .avro extension too.


On Thu, Feb 9, 2012 at 6:39 AM, Rob Verkuylen <rob@verkuylen.net> wrote:
> I ran into problems with post processing Flume avrodata files with Pig's
> AvroStorage loader. The loader will only read files with a .avro extension.
> There's no section in the official AVRO spec, but the general consensus
> seems to be to use the ".avro" extension for writing avro data files. See
> AVRO-153 and Cloudera on AVRO Usage
> Don't see it in Flume's Jira, but I can't be the first to raise this issue
> either. Any thoughts?

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