HBase 0.98.7-1501 Release Notes
The notes below relate to the MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop. You may also be interested in the Apache HBase release notes for v0.98.7.
January 21, 2015
Works with MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop version
Source on GitHub
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New in This Release
This is the initial release of HBase 0.98.7 for the MapR Distribution for Hadoop. It includes the following new features:
C APIs for HBase (Using the libhbase Library). This library is not supported by MapR-DB.
HTable.checkAndMutate(). This API is not supported by MapR-DB.
Impersonation for HBase REST gateway with MapR-DB tables is supported on a MapR 4.0.2 cluster.
For more information about MapR-DB API compatibility, refer to MapR Table Support for Apache HBase 0.98 API.