SQOOP-931 - Integration of Sqoop and HCatalog
Review Request #10688 - Created April 21, 2013 and updated
This patch implements the new feature of integrating HCatalog and Sqoop. With this feature, it is possible to import and export data between Sqoop and HCatalog tables. The document attached to SQOOP-931 JIRA issue discusses the high level appraches. With this integration, more fidelity can be brought to the process of moving data between enterprise data stores and hadoop ecosystem.
Two new integration test suites with more than 20 tests in total have been added to test various aspects of the integration. A unit test to test the option management is also added. All tests pass