Adding a Python UDF in Beeline Raises "Insufficient privileges to execute add" in a Sentry Enabled Cluster (Doc ID 2164845.1)

Last updated on JULY 25, 2016

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.4.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Trying to run a python UDF in beeline fails with "insufficient priviledges" in a Sentry enabled cluster.  It works using the hive CLI however.

With beeline the error in a Sentry enabled cluster looks like: 

 

Cause

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