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Migrating a Hive Table between Databases

The Hadoop in Real World team shows how to move tables between databases in Hive:

Let’s see how to move a Hive table from one database to another in action.

We are currently inside a database named hirw. Let’s list the table under hirw.

We got one table named employee under database hirw. Let’s create a new database named hirw_2

Click through to see how.