builder.config(key=None, value=None, conf=None)

Sets a config option. Options set using this method are automatically propagated to both SparkConf and SparkSession’s own configuration.

New in version 2.0.0.

keystr, optional

a key name string for configuration property

valuestr, optional

a value for configuration property

confSparkConf, optional

an instance of SparkConf


For an existing SparkConf, use conf parameter.

>>> from pyspark.conf import SparkConf
>>> SparkSession.builder.config(conf=SparkConf())

For a (key, value) pair, you can omit parameter names.

>>> SparkSession.builder.config("spark.some.config.option", "some-value")