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  1. Hive
  2. HIVE-3036

hive should support BigDecimal datatype

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    • Type: New Feature
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Duplicate
    • Affects Version/s: 0.7.1, 0.8.0, 0.8.1
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Query Processor, Types
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      Description

      hive has support for big int but people have use cases where they need decimal precision to a big value.

      Values in question are like decimal(x,y).

      for eg. decimal of form (17,6) which cannot be represented by float/double.

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                Reporter:
                anurag.tangri Anurag Tangri
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