Hadoop Common
  1. Hadoop Common
  2. HADOOP-499

Avoid the use of Strings to improve the performance of hadoop streaming

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    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 0.5.0
    • Fix Version/s: 0.6.0
    • Component/s: None
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      Description

      In hadoop streaming, a record is represented as a String for I/O and is encoded as UTF8 for map/reduce. A record has to be converted between String and UTF8 back and forth multiple times and this wastes CPU time.

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            • Assignee:
              Hairong Kuang
              Reporter:
              Hairong Kuang
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