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Delimiter fail

  • #26112

    Loading a, comma delimited, file into HCatalog. I run into problems when a row contain un unintended comma;
    1005475-7 ,HÄGG,KARL-HENRIK ,0000000000,000000001,000000000014900,P

    It’s the comma after HÄGG that I want to ignore.
    In QlikView I use fixed length to sort this issue. How solve this in HCatalog?
    Running Oracle VirtualBox and Sandbox.


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  • #26274

    Hi Thomas,

    If you are able to do so, enclose the data that you wish to contain the comma in quotes. or possibly change from comma separated to tab separated.


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