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which flume source is used to transfer data from facebook to HDFS using flume?


I am using flume on ambari.

I want to fetch data from facebook but I am confused in selection of Avro source and HTTP source.Which source I should take for fetching data from facebook?

Can you please provide example on Avro source and HTTP source.


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@priyal patel

Have you considered using Ni-Fi instead. Lots of articles on Ni-Fi capturing API data, including from FB: