languageEnglish

Hive - Rename Table

visibility 6 comment 0 access_time 8 days ago

Hive supports renaming tables with/without moving data folder. For a managed table that is created without LOCATION clause, the command will also move the table's HDFS location.

Code snippet

You can use the following code snippet to rename tables. 

ALTER TABLE table_name RENAME TO new_table_name;
copyright This page is subject to Site terms.

Subscribe newsletter

Please log in or register to comment.

account_circle Log in person_add Register

Log in with external accounts

More from Kontext