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  1. Hive
  2. HIVE-2482

Convenience UDFs for binary data type

    Details

    • Type: New Feature
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 0.12.0
    • Component/s: None
    • Labels:
    • Hadoop Flags:
      Incompatible change
    • Release Note:
      This is an incompatible change because the return type of unhex has been changed from string to binary

      Description

      HIVE-2380 introduced binary data type in Hive. It will be good to have following udfs to make it more useful:

      • UDF's to convert to/from hex string
      • UDF's to convert to/from string using a specific encoding
      • UDF's to convert to/from base64 string

        Attachments

        1. HIVE-2482.4.patch
          55 kB
          Mark Wagner
        2. HIVE-2482.3.patch
          44 kB
          Mark Wagner
        3. HIVE-2482.2.patch
          44 kB
          Mark Wagner
        4. HIVE-2482.1.patch
          25 kB
          Mark Wagner

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              • Assignee:
                mwagner Mark Wagner
                Reporter:
                ashutoshc Ashutosh Chauhan
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