V r using version hive-exec-0.9.0-cdh4.1.2 in production
I need to check and use the output from a UDF in a query to assign values to 2 columns in a SELECT query
IF(fooUdf(a) < -1 , -1, fooUdf(a)) as b,
IF(fooUdf(a) < -1 , fooUdf(a), 0) as c
So will fooUdf be called 4 times ? Or once ?
Why this is important is because in our case this UDF calls a web service and I don't want so many calls to the service.
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