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  2. HIVE-2961

Remove need for storage descriptors for view partitions

    Details

    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 0.9.0
    • Fix Version/s: 0.9.0
    • Component/s: None
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      Description

      Storage descriptors were introduced for view partitions as part of HIVE-2795. This was to allow view partitions to have the concept of a region as well as to fix a NPE that resulted from calling describe formatted on them.

      Since regions are no longer necessary for view partitions and the NPE can be fixed by not displaying storage information for view partitions (or displaying the view's storage information if this is preferred, although, since a view partition is purely metadata, this does not seem necessary), these are no longer needed.

      This also means the Python script added which retroactively adds storage descriptors to existing view partitions can be removed.

        Activity

        Ashutosh Chauhan made changes -
        Status Resolved [ 5 ] Closed [ 6 ]
        Ashutosh Chauhan made changes -
        Status Open [ 1 ] Resolved [ 5 ]
        Fix Version/s 0.9.0 [ 12317742 ]
        Resolution Fixed [ 1 ]
        Ashutosh Chauhan made changes -
        Status Patch Available [ 10002 ] Open [ 1 ]
        Kevin Wilfong made changes -
        Status Open [ 1 ] Patch Available [ 10002 ]
        Phabricator made changes -
        Field Original Value New Value
        Attachment HIVE-2961.D2877.1.patch [ 12523217 ]
        Kevin Wilfong created issue -

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          • Assignee:
            Kevin Wilfong
            Reporter:
            Kevin Wilfong
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