That looks like a bug. Can you please open a jira ?
On 10/18/11 4:52 PM, Alex Rovner wrote:
> I am using pig through the pig server. I need to pass some parameters to the
> pig script which I am passing by calling the
> pigServer.registerScript(pigScript, params);
> If my parameters have dashes in them, pig fails with the following
> (Parameter used here is run-date=20110531 where "run-date" is the key and
> 20110531 is the value):
> 11/10/18 19:44:57 ERROR pig.PigServer: Encountered "<OTHER> "-date=20110531
> "" at line 1, column 6.
> Was expecting:
> "=" ...
> Are dashes not allowed in keys of parameters?
> Alex R