Hi everybody,

An HCatalog integration with the Table API/SQL would be great and be
helpful for many users!

A big +1 to that.

Thank you,
Fabian

Shuyi Chen <suez1...@gmail.com> schrieb am Mi., 11. Apr. 2018, 14:36:

> Thanks a lot, Rong and Peter.
>
> AFAIK, there is a flink hcatalog connector introduced in FLINK-1466
> <https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FLINK-1466> that is added by
> Fabian.
> And there is another JIRA in FLINK-1913
> <https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FLINK-1913> to document the use of
> connector.
>
> I think we can start with looking at the existing hcatalog  connector,
> adding missing documentation, and come up with a proposal to evolve the
> Flink HCatalog integration with ExternalCatalog, and the SQL client to make
> it both useful both SQL and non-SQL scenarios.
>
> Given we already have the integration implemented in AthenaX
> <https://github.com/uber/AthenaX> internally, we can help drive and
> contribute back to the community.
>
> Shuyi
>
> On Wed, Apr 11, 2018 at 12:01 PM, Peter Huang <huangzhenqiu0...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > Hi Rong,
> >
> > It is a good point out. I aligned with Fabian yesterday. It is a good
> work
> > that I can involve
> > to contribute back to Apache Flink after having AthenaX backfill support
> > internally.
> >
> >
> > Best Regards
> > Peter Huang
> >
> > On Wed, Apr 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM, Rong Rong <walter...@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > Hi everyone,
> > >
> > > I was wondering if it is a good idea to support some external catalog
> > > software, such as Apache HCatalog[2], out-of-the-box for the FLIP-24
> > > SQL-Client[1]. There are many widely used catalogs that we can
> > incorporate.
> > > This way users won't have to always extend and create their own
> > > ExternalCatalog.class separately and this could potentially make the
> > > configuration part easier for SQL users.
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Rong
> > >
> > >
> > > [1] https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/FLINK/FLIP-
> > 24+-+SQL+Client
> > > [2] https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/Hive/HCatalog
> > >
> >
>
>
>
> --
> "So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future."
>

Reply via email to