-Re: HQL macro UDFS (HIVE-2655)
Edward Capriolo 2012-04-30, 20:29
This looks pretty cool. I am looking at what pig is doing allowing UDF
in jruby and jython and this and thing we should support all
approaches. I will look at the ticket some more its pretty awesome.
On Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 4:21 PM, Sam William <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Is this https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HIVE-2655 (Ability to
> define functions in HQL) likely to be in for the next release ? I think
> this a very useful feature. Basically, Im trying to avoid writing new UDFs
> in java , instead use a combination of Macro/Reflect for some general
> purpose functions on top of pure JDK API. Eg: string/date/math functions.
> Im hoping this is doable with HIVE-2655 patch ?
> Sam William
> [EMAIL PROTECTED]