I think it is a good idea to have standard macros. I do not believe we have plans for that but feel free to contribute. We should definitely expand piggybank to include those.
From: Raghu Angadi [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
Sent: Sunday, July 31, 2011 7:07 PM
To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
Subject: Re: Pig 0.9.0 has been released!
great to see major user facing features. Thanks guys.
Will we see some standard macros (e.g. rowcount()) similar to standard
Even rowcount may not be trivial for casual user to do correctly. Should
rowcount() example in the blog should COUNT_STAR() rather than COUNT()?
On Fri, Jul 29, 2011 at 2:02 PM, Daniel Dai <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> We wrote a serial of blogs to describe the new feature of Pig 0.9.0 on
> http://www.hortonworks.com/blog/. This serial contains three blogs and
> be published in a few days.
> On Fri, Jul 29, 2011 at 1:25 PM, Olga Natkovich <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > Pig team is happy to announce Pig 0.9.0 release.
> > Apache Pig provides a high-level data-flow language and execution
> > for parallel computation on Hadoop clusters. More details about Pig can
> > found at http://pig.apache.org/.
> > The highlights of this release are introduction of control structures,
> > change of query parser, and semantic cleanup. The details of the release
> > be found at http://pig.apache.org/releases.html.
> > Olga