Handling delimiters

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Introduction In this topic we will see the logic behind delimiters in sqoop Structured data in HDFS need to have delimiters defined for the columns/fields. We typically use Sqoop to export or import data between relational databases like Oracle, MySQL etc. Tables in relational databases have fixed schema/structure. Data storage for typical relational database tables…