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Pig Frequently Asked Questions (Doc ID 1584793.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 18, 2019

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 2.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Purpose

 The document provides answers to frequently answered questions about Pig.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Purpose
Questions and Answers
 What is Pig?
 Where does Pig run?
 What is PigLatin?
 How can I find the command line options that are available with Pig?
 How can I find the command line properties that are available with Pig?
 How can I find out the version of Pig installed?
 How can I enter the grunt shell?
 How can I exit the grunt shell?
 How can I log into the Pig Editor?
 How can Pig parameters be set?
 How can I set properties in Pig Editor in Hue?  
 How can I add files or resources in Pig Editor?
 How can HCatalog be enabled in Hue Pig Editor?
 How can HCatalog be enabled from command line to use with Pig?
 Are there any recommendations on how to run Pig Scripts more efficiently or use less memory?
 How can I find more information about Pig?
 Can Spork (Pig on Spark) be used in BDA V4.2/BDA V4.3/V4.4/V4.5 with CDH 5.4.*/5.5.*/5.7.*?
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