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  2. HIVE-23856

Beeline Should Print Binary Data in Base64

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      Make binary data formatted as Base64 to make it more parse-able by external applications and easier for humans to convert using a Base64 tool.

      https://github.com/apache/hive/blob/master/beeline/src/java/org/apache/hive/beeline/Rows.java#L165

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      Binary Data: Hello world!
      Current BINARY output: [72, 101, 108, 108, 111, 32, 119, 111, 114, 108, 100, 33]
      Proposed BINARY output: SGVsbG8gd29ybGQh
      

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              • Assignee:
                hunterl Hunter Logan
                Reporter:
                belugabehr David Mollitor
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