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Sqoop Incremental import from SQL Server failing

  • #39168
    Rick Buchan

    In the 2.0 Sandbox, we are getting an error attempting to execute a sqoop incremental import using the lastmodified parameter when pulling data from SQL Server. The same command works fine using the append parameter.

    13/10/02 11:56:55 WARN manager.SqlManager: SQL exception accessing current timestamp: Incorrect syntax near ‘)’.
    13/10/02 11:56:55 ERROR tool.ImportTool: Encountered IOException running import job: Could not get current time from database

    Here is the command which was issued:

    [root@sandbox ~]# sqoop import –connect “jdbc:sqlserver://;database=xxxxxx” –username xxxxx –password xxxxxx –driver –table “dbo.xxxxxx” –target-dir “xxxxxxx” –incremental “lastmodified” –check-column “LAST_UPD” –last-value “2013-09-20 04:02:03” –split-by ROW_ID –m 1

    Log also included this statement:
    13/10/02 11:56:46 WARN sqoop.ConnFactory: Parameter –driver is set to an explicit driver however appropriate connection manager is not being set (via –connection-manager). Sqoop is going to fall back to org.apache.sqoop.manager.GenericJdbcManager. Please specify explicitly which connection manager should be used next time.

    Is there a way around this error?


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