plasma_convert [options] -in-format <name> infile [-out-format <name> outfile]
List of options:
-cluster <name> Set the cluster name -namenode <host>:<port> Also use this namenode (can be given several times) -in-format <name> Set the format of the input -out-format <name> Set the format of the output -bigblock <n> Set the bigblock size -repl <n> Set the replication factor of the output explicitly -print Print the records to stdout
The command reads a file containing a sequence of records in a given format, and optionally writes a new file with the same sequence in a different format.
If no output is requested, the input file is just checked for correctness.
Both the input and output files must reside in PlasmaFS.
The following formats are understood:
text: Text format
var: Variable-size format
fixed:NFixed-size format (with size