Releases

Pig 0.7 is out: http://pig.apache.org/releases.html

Requirements

  1. Java 1.6 or higher, preferably from Sun (http://java.sun.com/javase/downloads/index.jsp). Set JAVA_HOME to the root of your Java installation.

  2. Ant build tool: http://ant.apache.org/

  3. JUnit to run unit tests: http://junit.sourceforge.net/

Building Pig

  1. Check out pig code from SVN: svn co http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/pig/trunk/

  2. Build the code from the top directory: ant. If the build is successful, you should see the pig.jar file created in that directory.

  3. To validate your pig.jar run unit test: ant test

Hadoop Compatibility

Pig requires Hadoop 0.20

BuildPig (last edited 2010-10-06 23:49:14 by AlanGates)