Pig 0.14.0-1502 Release Notes

The notes below relate specifically to the MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop. You may also be interested in the Apache Pig 0.14.0 changelog or the Apache Pig homepage.

Version Pig 0.14-1502
Release Date May 6, 2015
Source on GitHub https://github.com/mapr/pig.git
GitHub Release Tag
  • 0.14-mapr-1502
  • 0.14-mapr-1502-h1
  • 0.14-mapr-1502-h2
MapR Version Compatibility See Ecosystem Support Matrix (Pre-5.2 releases).
Maven Artifacts http://repository.mapr.com/maven/

New in This Release

This is the initial release of Pig Version 0.14.0 for MapR.

This release adds support for ORC storage format. See Use ORC Storage with Pig in MapR's Pig documentation. Pig 0.14 and Hive 0.13 work with ORC storage.


This release from 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
5fc4722 2015-02-10 MAPR-17046: A Pig job failed when using piggybank.jar to access Hive tables created in RCFile format.
0c66372 2015-02-05 MAPR-16221: Pig could not be installed on top of HBase 0.98.
d4f8db5 2015-01-14 MAPR-6086: The default logging directory was changed to the user home directory.