Working With WebHDFS From Node.js

Somanth Veettil shows us how to use Node.js to work with the WebHDFS REST API:

There is an npm module, “node-webhdfs,” with a wrapper that allows you to access Hadoop WebHDFS APIs. You can install the node-webhdfs package using npm:
npm install webhdfs 
After the above step, you can write a Node.js program to access this API. Below are a few steps to help you out.

Click through for examples on how the package works.

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