MapR 5.0 Documentation : Use Hue

This section provides information about using Hue with MapR, but it does not duplicate the Hue documentation. 

This section includes the following topics:

You can refer also to the Hue documentation.

Feature Support

MapR supports most but not all of the functionality available with Hue:

SupportedNot Supported

Query editors

  • Hive (for performing queries on Apache Hive)
  • Impala (for submitting interactive SQL and HiveQL queries)
  • DB Query (for viewing data in MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle and Sqlite)
  • Pig (for submitting Pig scripts)
  • Job Designer (for creating and submitting MapReduce/Streaming/Java jobs)
  • Spark (beta feature for submitting Spark jobs)

Data browsers

  • Metastore Tables (for managing databases, tables, and partitions of the Hive metastore)
  • HBase browser (for creating, editing, and searching tables)
  • Sqoop Transfer (for transferring bulk data between Hadoop and various types of structured datastores)


  • Oozie (for creating and running workflow and coordinator jobs)

File Browser (for accessing files and directories in MapR-FS)

  • Job Browser (for accessing MapReduce jobs)
  • User Admin (for adding, deleting, and managing Hue users and groups)

MapR does not support integration between Hue and the following components:

  • Sentry
  • Solr Search
  • Zookeeper