Example Kite Connector Link and Job Configuration Data

The following example shows the types of prompts that you can expect when setting up links and jobs. It also provides tips that may be helpful when you configure links and jobs with the Kite Connector.

Kite Connector Link Configuration for MapR-FS
sqoop:000> create link --connector kite-connector
Name: kite_maprfs 

Global configuration 
MAPRFS or Hive Metastore URI: maprfs:///  
Hadoop conf directory: /opt/mapr/hadoop/hadoop-2.7.0/etc/hadoop/ 
Note: Set the Hadoop conf directory to /opt/mapr/hadoop/hadoop-2.7.0/etc/hadoop/.
Kite Connector Job Configuration for MapR-FS
Dataset URI: dataset:maprfs:///<somefolder>
File format: 
  0 : CSV
  1 : AVRO
  2 : PARQUET
Choose: 2               
Kite Connector Link Configuration for Hive
sqoop:000> create link --connector kite-connector
Name: kite_hive

Global configuration 
MAPRFS or Hive Metastore URI: <hostname>:9083  
Hadoop conf directory: /opt/mapr/hive/hive-1.2/conf/ 
Note: Set the Hadoop conf directory to the Hive conf directory.
Kite Connector Job Configuration for Hive
Dataset URI: dataset:hive:databasename/tablename
File format: 
  0 : CSV
  1 : AVRO
  2 : PARQUET
Choose: 2