Hive 0.13.0-1611 Release Notes

Below are release notes for the Hive component included in the MapR Converged Data Platform. You may also be interested in the Apache Hive 0.13.0 changelog or the Apache Hive homepage.

Hive Version 0.13.0
Release Date December 8, 2016
MapR Version Interoperability See Hive and HCatalog Support Matrix and Ecosystem Support Matrix (Pre-5.2 releases)
Source on GitHub
Maven Artifacts
Package Names The following packages are associated with this release:
  • mapr-hive-0.13.201612051242-1.noarch.rpm
  • mapr-hive_0.13.201612051243_all.deb
  • mapr-hivemetastore-0.13.201612051242-1.noarch.rpm
  • mapr-hivemetastore_0.13.201612051243_all.deb
  • mapr-hiveserver2-0.13.201612051242-1.noarch.rpm
  • mapr-hiveserver2_0.13.201612051243_all.deb
  • mapr-hivewebhcat-0.13.201612051242-1.noarch.rpm
  • mapr-hivewebhcat_0.13.201612051243_all.deb

Feature Support

MapR does not support Hive on Spark. Therefore, you cannot use Spark as an execution engine for Hive. However, you can run Hive and Spark on the same cluster. You can also use Spark SQL and Drill to query Hive tables.


This release by MapR includes the following fixes on the base Apache release. For complete details, refer to the commit log for this project in GitHub.

Commit Date (YYYY-MM-DD) Comment
d54769e7 2016-10-05 MAPR-24696: The issue that caused Hive partition directory URI to be double-encoded is now fixed.
0ec5dcc69 2016-09-08 HIVE-14696: The issue that caused Hive query to fail with MetaException when the metastore was overloaded is now fixed.
42cd70cb 2016-09-02 HIVE-8766: The issue that caused Hive query to fail with NucleusException when the metastore was overloaded is now fixed.