Hadoop Common
  1. Hadoop Common
  2. HADOOP-7361

Provide overwrite option (-overwrite/-f) in put and copyFromLocal command line options

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    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 0.20.1, 0.23.0
    • Fix Version/s: 0.23.0
    • Component/s: fs
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      Description

      FileSystem has the API

      public void copyFromLocalFile(boolean delSrc, boolean overwrite, Path[] srcs, Path dst)

      This API provides overwrite option. But the mapping command line doesn't have this option. To maintain the consistency and better usage the command line option also can support the overwrite option like to put the files forcefully. ( put [-f] <srcpath> <dstPath>) and also for copyFromLocal command line option.

      1. HDFS-1608-src.patch
        5 kB
        Uma Maheswara Rao G
      2. HDFS-1608-test.patch
        2 kB
        Uma Maheswara Rao G
      3. HADOOP-7361-src.patch
        2 kB
        Uma Maheswara Rao G

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            • Assignee:
              Uma Maheswara Rao G
              Reporter:
              Uma Maheswara Rao G
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