Read from Delta Lake into a Spark DataFrame.

Read from Delta Lake into a Spark DataFrame.

spark_read_delta(sc, path, name = NULL, version = NULL,
  timestamp = NULL, options = list(), repartition = 0,
  memory = TRUE, overwrite = TRUE, ...)

Arguments

sc

A spark_connection.

path

The path to the file. Needs to be accessible from the cluster. Supports the "hdfs://", "s3a://" and "file://" protocols.

name

The name to assign to the newly generated table.

version

The version of the delta table to read.

timestamp

The timestamp of the delta table to read. For example, "2019-01-01" or "2019-01-01'T'00:00:00.000Z".

options

A list of strings with additional options.

repartition

The number of partitions used to distribute the generated table. Use 0 (the default) to avoid partitioning.

memory

Boolean; should the data be loaded eagerly into memory? (That is, should the table be cached?)

overwrite

Boolean; overwrite the table with the given name if it already exists?

...

Optional arguments; currently unused.

See also