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unable to run basic pig tutorials

  • #57393
    Jaiwant Jonathan
    Participant

    I get this error in the log when I try to execute Pig scripts. .

    ls: cannot access /usr/lib/hive/lib/slf4j-api-*.jar: No such file or directory

    The scripts that worked earlier are not working now. TIA for any suggestions.

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  • #57394
    Ramesh Babu
    Participant

    pig unable to find the jar file. are you added any new jar’s. plaese find the jar file in your system and copy to the /usr/lib/hive/lib as follows. switch to root user then
    # find / -name slf4j-api-*.jar
    cp <source location> /usr/lib/hive/lib/

    #57462
    Jaiwant Jonathan
    Participant

    That worked. The only issue was the find command returned several versions of the jar files. I went with the highest version. Thank you.

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