17.4. Bigtable Command-Line Tools¶
The GeoMesa Bigtable distribution includes a set of command-line tools for feature management, ingest, export and debugging.
To install the tools, see Installing the Binary Distribution.
Once installed, the tools should be available through the command
$ geomesa-bigtable INFO Usage: geomesa-bigtable [command] [command options] Commands: ...
All Bigtable commands are described in the common tools chapter Command-Line Tools.
17.4.1. General Arguments¶
The Bigtable tools commands do not require connection arguments; instead they rely on an appropriate
hbase-site.xml to be available on the classpath, as described in Installing the Binary Distribution.