Hi,

the connection is made to HIVE thrift server. 

Regards,
Gourav

On Thu, Apr 6, 2017 at 6:06 AM, infa elance <infa.elance@gmail.com> wrote:
Hi all,
When using spark-shell my understanding is spark connects to hive through metastore.
The question i have is does spark connect to metastore , is it JDBC?

Thanks and Regards,
Ajay.