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  1. Hive
  2. HIVE-1329

for ALTER TABLE t SET TBLPROPERTIES ('EXTERNAL'='TRUE'), change TBL_TYPE attribute from MANAGED_TABLE to EXTERNAL_TABLE

    Details

    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 0.6.0
    • Fix Version/s: 0.6.0
    • Component/s: Metastore
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      Description

      Currently they are left inconsistent.

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        John Sichi added a comment -

        And vice versa for setting 'EXTERNAL' = 'FALSE' (or removing the 'EXTERNAL' property if we allow that).

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        John Sichi added a comment - And vice versa for setting 'EXTERNAL' = 'FALSE' (or removing the 'EXTERNAL' property if we allow that).
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        John Sichi added a comment -

        Passed tests.

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        John Sichi added a comment - Passed tests.
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        Namit Jain added a comment -

        +1

        looks good - will commit if the tests pass

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        Namit Jain added a comment - +1 looks good - will commit if the tests pass
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        Namit Jain added a comment -

        Committed. Thanks John

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        Namit Jain added a comment - Committed. Thanks John

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          • Assignee:
            John Sichi
            Reporter:
            John Sichi
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