Exporting and importing Oozie workflows directly from the UI

05 August 2015 in Scheduling - 1 minute read

Until now Hue did not have a good way to backup or transfer workflows between servers. A command was added in Hue 3.8 but its usage was still advanced.

In Hue 3.9, the command is directly integrated in the UI.

 

Note that this export/import interface will be generic in Hue 4 and will support any document or script like Hive, Pig. In addition to exporting the Hue json document, sql or workflow.xml files will be included in the export.

Future improvements will make it easier to change the owner of the workflows without having to edit the json file manually.

 

So it is time to build even more workflows! Feel free to comment on the hue-user list or @gethue!


comments powered by Disqus

More recent stories

25 December 2019
A more collaborating Datawarehousing Experience with SQL query sharing via links or gists
Read More
05 December 2019
Hue 4.6 and its improvements are out!
Read More
13 November 2019
Visually surfacing SQL information like Primary Keys, Foreign Keys, Views and Complex Types
Read More