With the Cassandra and HBase Storage Handlers I thought it would make sense to include a generic JDBC RDBMS Storage Handler so that you could import a standard DB table into Hive. Many people must want to perform HiveQL joins, etc against tables in other systems etc.
- is related to
HIVE-1010 Implement INFORMATION_SCHEMA in Hive
- relates to
IMPALA-5741 JDBC storage handler
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