This is the documentation for CDH 4.7.0.
Documentation for other versions is available at Cloudera Documentation.

Apache HCatalog

— Hive's DECIMAL data type cannot be mapped to Pig via HCatalog

HCatalog does recognize the DECIMAL data type.

Bug: none

Severity: Low

Workaround: None

— Job submission using Webhcatalog might not work correctly

Bug: none

Severity: Low

Resolution: None; use workaround.

Workaround: Cloudera recommends using the Oozie REST interface to submit jobs, as it's a more mature and capable tool.

— Webhcatalog does not work in a Kerberos-secured Federated cluster

Bug: none

Severity: Low

Workaround:None