You could also use the following (in trunk):
so you'd do: invoke&Integer.valueOf(x, 16); where x would be the hex string
2013/5/6 Alan Gates <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> I am not aware of any built in or Piggybank UDF that converts Hex to Int,
> but it would be a welcome contribution if you wanted to write it.
> On May 5, 2013, at 8:14 PM, John Meek wrote:
> > Hey all,
> > If I need to load a Hbase table with Hex values into Pig, does that
> require a specific UDF? IS there any inbuilt function in Pig? I searched
> the documentation but cannot find anything that lets me convert Hex to Int.
> > JM