Sentry 1.4.0-1501 Release Notes

The notes below relate specifically to the MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop. You may also be interested in the Apache Sentry 1.4.0 changelog or the Apache Sentry project homepage.

Version 1.4.0
Release Date January 21, 2015
Source on GitHub
GitHub Release Tag 1.4.0-mapr-1501
MapR Version Compatibility See Ecosystem Support Matrix (Pre-5.2 releases).
Maven Artifacts

Compatibility with Other Ecosystem Components

In this release, Sentry only works in combination with certain other components, as shown:

  • Sentry 1.4.0 is only supported with Impala 1.4.1 and Hive 0.13.
  • Sentry with Solr (or any other framework) is not supported in this release.

For more information, see MapR's Sentry documentation.


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
6dee41e 2014-12-16 MAPR-16084: Running a Hive query from Hue returned an error when Hive was configured to work with Sentry.