Sqoop have a considerable amount of dependencies, so having only Sqoop packages without Hadoop (Hive, HBase) do not make much sense. I would therefore suggest you to send the proposal to Apache BigTop  which is an open source hadoop distribution including all the required dependencies.
On Tue, Aug 27, 2013 at 09:19:41AM -0400, Andrew Pennebaker wrote:
> Mac users can easily install sqoop with "brew install sqoop". Could we
> offer similar packages for Windows and Linux?
> It would be great if Ubuntu users could "apt-get install sqoop", and
> Windows users could "chocolatey install sqoop".