Sqoop 1.4.7-1808 (MEP 6.0.0) Release Notes

The notes below relate specifically to the MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop. You may also be interested in the Apache Sqoop 1.4.7 changelog or the Apache Sqoop project home page.

These release notes contain only MapR-specific information and are not necessarily cumulative in nature. For information about how to use the release notes, see Ecosystem Component Release Notes.

Version 1.4.7
Release Date September 2018
MapR Version Interoperability See MEP Components and OS Support and Ecosystem Support Matrix (Pre-5.2 releases)
Source on GitHub https://github.com/mapr/sqoop/tree/1.4.7-mapr-1808
GitHub Release Tag 1.4.7-mapr-1807
Maven Artifacts http://repository.mapr.com/maven/
Package Names Navigate to https://package.mapr.com/releases/MEP/ and select your MEP and OS to view the list of package names. The following packages are associated with this release:
  • mapr-sqoop-1.4.7.<>.noarch.rpm
  • mapr-sqoop_1.4.7.<>all.deb

New in This Release

  • Backported Apache Sqoop 1.4.7.
  • TDCH updates:
    • TDCH version is updated to v1.5.4.
    • Added time datatype support.


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-40: Updated TDCH version at Sqoop 1.



MAPR-SQOOP-49: Sqoop job create failed with NPE.

Known Issues and Limitations

Use -Dmapreduce.job.user.classpath.first=true in your command for import to MapR file system in Avro format.

Resolved Issues