Sqoop2 1.99.7-1710 Release Notes

The notes below relate specifically to the MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop. You may also be interested in the Apache Sqoop 1.99.7 changelog or the Apache Sqoop project home page.

Version 1.99.7
Release Date November 2017
MapR Version Interoperability See MEP Components and OS Support
Source on GitHub https://github.com/mapr/sqoop
GitHub Release Tag 1.99.7-mapr-1710
Maven Artifacts See the Maven Repository and the Maven Artifacts for MapR.
Package Names Navigate to https://package.mapr.com/releases/MEP/ and select your MEP and OS to view the list of package names.

New in This Release

  • Simplified Security - Starting in the MapR 6.0 and MEP 4.0 releases, you can use the "Enable Security" check box in the installer to enable security for the core platform and the installed ecosystem components. Alternatively, you can use the configure.sh -secure command to enable security for the core and the ecosystem components. See Configuring Sqoop2 for details on how this impacts Sqoop2.


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

GitHub Commit Number Data (YYYY-MM-DD) MapR Fix Number and Description



MAPR-SQOOP-11: Fixes Sqoop 2 client so it does not return a "Permission denied" warning if not running as admin user



MAPR-SQOOP-10: Adds configuration changes to support default security

Known Issues and Limitations

  • Integration between Sqoop 1.99.7 and Oracle database is not supported.
  • The Kafka connector is not supported.

Resolved Issues