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15 December 2012

How-to: Manage Permissions in Hue

Hue is a web interface for Apache Hadoop that makes common Hadoop tasks such as running MapReduce jobs, browsing HDFS, and creating Apache Oozie workflows, easier. (To learn more about the integration of Oozie and Hue, see this blog post.) In this post, we’re going to focus on how one of the fundamental components in Hue, Useradmin, has matured. New User and Permission Features User and permission management in Hue has changed drastically over the past year.…

3 minutes read - Administration

02 October 2012

Hue 2.1.0 – Oct 2nd, 2012

Hue now provides an Apache Oozie application for creating workflows of Apache MapReduce, Apache Pig, Apache Hive, Apache Sqoop, Java, Shell, Ssh and Streaming jobs and scheduling them repetitively. Hue is now available in German, Spanish, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Brazilian and simplified Chinese. Documentation Download tarball{.trackLink}

1 minute read - Querying / Scheduling / Release

01 October 2012

What’s new in Hue 2.1

Hue is a Web-based interface that makes it easier to use Apache Hadoop. Hue 2.1 (included in CDH4.1) provides a new application on top of Apache Oozie (a workflow scheduler system for Apache Hadoop) for creating workflows and scheduling them repetitively. For example, Hue makes it easy to group a set of MapReduce jobs and Hive scripts and run them every day of the week. In this post, we’re going to focus on the Workflow component of the new application.…

2 minutes read - Scheduling

04 June 2012

Hue 2.0

Hue 2.0.1 has just been released{.trackLink}. 2.0.1 represents major improvement on top of the Hue 1.x series. To list a few key new features: Frontend has been re-implemented as full screen pages. Hue supports LDAP (OpenLDAP and Active Directory). Hue can be configured to authenticate against LDAP. Additionally, Hue can import users and groups from LDAP, and refresh group membership from LDAP. Hue supports per-application authorization. Administrators can grant or limit group access to applications.…

2 minutes read - Browsing / Querying / Scheduling

04 June 2012

Hue 2.0.1 – Jun 4th, 2012

Hue 2.0.1 is a major upgrade with many fixes and key new features. The frontend has been re-implemented, LDAP (OpenLDAP and Active Directory) and per-application authorization are supported, a Shell application was added. Documentation Download tarball{.trackLink}

1 minute read - Release

21 February 2011

Hue 1.2.0 – Feb 21st, 2011

Hue 1.2.0 is a minor release, largely focused on bug fixes and compatibility with CDH3. Documentation Download tarball{.trackLink}

1 minute read - Release

11 October 2010

Hue 1.1.0 – Oct 11th, 2010

Hue 1.1.0 supports Kerberos integration with using a secured Hadoop cluster. Documentation Download tarball{.trackLink}

1 minute read - Release

20 August 2010

Hue 1.0.1 – Aug 20th, 2010

Hue 1.0.1 works with a traditional Hadoop cluster that does not have security features. Documentation Download tarball{.trackLink}

1 minute read - Release

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