Using the HBase Shell

  • Deepak Vohra


All names in the Apache HBase shell should be quoted, such as the table name, row key, and column name. Constants don’t need to be quoted. Successful HBase commands return an exit code of 0. But a non-0 exit status does not necessarily indicate failure and could indicate other issues, such as loss of connectivity.


Cell Data Block Cache Column Qualifier Row1 Column Column Family 
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© Deepak Vohra 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Deepak Vohra
    • 1
  1. 1.White RockCanada

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