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BDR Throwing Error : Hive Table does not match version in metastore.

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Hi All,

 

I am facing an issue in BDR.

BDR is configured with a hive replication and it fails in the third step(Importing metadata)

 

The error message, that I received was "<table name> Table does not match version in metastore."

 

What could be the problem here?

 

Thanks in advance

 

Sebin

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Re: BDR Throwing Error : Hive Table does not match version in metastore.

This error likely occurs because the target hive service already has a version of that table, but with different metadata properties. In order to overwrite it, check/select the "Force Overwrite" option in the hive replication schedule.

 

How many times do you see this and how many tables are having this error?

Regards,
Gautam Gopalakrishnan

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Re: BDR Throwing Error : Hive Table does not match version in metastore.

This error likely occurs because the target hive service already has a version of that table, but with different metadata properties. In order to overwrite it, check/select the "Force Overwrite" option in the hive replication schedule.

 

How many times do you see this and how many tables are having this error?

Regards,
Gautam Gopalakrishnan

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Re: BDR Throwing Error : Hive Table does not match version in metastore.

Please read this document as well, the item regarding "Hive replication fails if "Force Overwrite" is not set."

http://www.cloudera.com/content/www/en-us/documentation/enterprise/latest/topics/cm_rn_known_issues....
Regards,
Gautam Gopalakrishnan

Re: BDR Throwing Error : Hive Table does not match version in metastore.

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I got the same issue and resolved with using the "Force Overwrite" while Hive replication setup