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General Commands
status
Provides the status of HBase, for example, the number of servers.
General Commands
sversion
Provides the version of HBase being used.
General Commands
stable_help
Provides help for table-reference commands.
General Commands
swhoami
Provides information about the user.
Data Definition Language
create
Creates a table.
Data Definition Language
list
Lists all the tables in HBase.
Data Definition Language
disable
Disables a table.
Data Definition Language
is_disabled
Verifies whether a table is disabled.
Data Definition Language
enable
Enables a table.
Data Definition Language
is_enabled
Verifies whether a table is enabled.
Data Definition Language
describe
Provides the description of a table.
Data Definition Language
alter
Alters a table.
Data Definition Language
exists
Verifies whether a table exists.
Data Definition Language
drop
Drops a table from HBase.
Data Definition Language
drop_all
Drops the tables matching the ‘regex’ given in the command.
Data Manipulation Language
put
Puts a cell value at a specified column in a specified row in a particular table.
Data Manipulation Language
get
Fetches the contents of row or a cell.
Data Manipulation Language
delete
Deletes a cell value in a table.
Data Manipulation Language
deleteall
Deletes all the cells in a given row.
Data Manipulation Language
scan
Scans and returns the table data.
Data Manipulation Language
count
Counts and returns the number of rows in a table.
Data Manipulation Language
truncate
Disables, drops, and recreates a specified table.