+1 to Ed’s comments. Alan.
On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 7:08 AM, Edward Capriolo <edlinuxg...@gmail.com> wrote: > I do not think we should remove: > > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HIVE-18692 > > One of the challenges of HQL is not having a procedure language. This > forces users into oozie/airflow/spark even to orchestrate simple flows. > Lets give that one some time to marinate, but I agree technically it could > be its own sub project. > > Edward > > On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 9:45 AM, Peter Vary <pv...@cloudera.com> wrote: > > > Hi Team, > > > > I am seeing several jiras proposing removing functions from Hive: > > HIVE-18691 Drop Support for Explicit Table Lock From Apache Hive > > HIVE-18692 Remove HPL/SQL From Apache Hive > > HIVE-18448 Drop Support For Indexes From Apache Hive > > I generally agree with removing unused functions. Especially ones which > > add extra effort to upkeep without real user base. > > My question is wether Hive has a deprecation policy for function > > deprecation like Hadoop: > > https://hadoop.apache.org/docs/current/hadoop-project- > dist/hadoop-common/ > > Compatibility.html#Deprecation <https://hadoop.apache.org/ > > docs/current/hadoop-project-dist/hadoop-common/ > > Compatibility.html#Deprecation> > > > > Thanks, > > Peter >