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  1. Hive
  2. HIVE-2133

DROP TABLE IF EXISTS should not fail if a view of that name exists

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 0.8.0
    • Component/s: Query Processor
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      Description

      We should match MySQL behavior on this. Likewise for DROP VIEW IF EXISTS when a table of that name exists.

      Note that without IF EXISTS, we still want the statement to fail when the existing object type does not match.

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        cwsteinbach Carl Steinbach added a comment -

        +1. Will commit if tests pass.

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        cwsteinbach Carl Steinbach added a comment - +1. Will commit if tests pass.
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        cwsteinbach Carl Steinbach added a comment -

        Committed to trunk. Thanks John!

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        cwsteinbach Carl Steinbach added a comment - Committed to trunk. Thanks John!

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          • Assignee:
            jvs John Sichi
            Reporter:
            jvs John Sichi
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