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Hive-Hbase Error

  • #49082
    Anand M

    I have created a hbase table and mapped a hive external table to it.
    I can do a successful select * from the hbase table through hive query.

    But, when I use a where clause or a join, it fails throwing an error like this.

    Job Submission failed with exception ‘java.lang.RuntimeException(Unexpected residual predicate (item_id = ‘ANDY’))’
    FAILED: Execution Error, return code 1 from

    I am literally clueless. I could not find a solution on the web.

    Am I missing anything here?


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  • #49820

    Hi Anand,
    There is a bug logged for this, BUG-14511. I hope this helps.


    Harish Bansal

    Hi Ian,
    By when we can expect new release for solution of this bug.


    Harish Bansal

    Another bug that already exist on apache hive-5515 is regarding
    Writing to an HBase table from hive throws IllegalArgumentException, failing job submission.

    in which release of hdp2.0.x and by when we expect its solution for windows.

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