Hue - 2104 (EEP 6.3.4) Release Notes

This section provides reference information, including new features, fixes, known issues, and limitations for Hue - 2104.

The notes below relate specifically to the HPE Ezmeral Data Fabric distribution for Apache Hadoop. You can find additional information in the following change logs or the Hue homepage:

These release notes contain only HPE-specific information and are not necessarily cumulative in nature. For information about how to use the release notes, see Ecosystem Component Release Notes.

Release Date April 2021
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Source on GitHub
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New in This Release

Hue - 2104 introduces the following enhancements or HPE platform-specific behavior changes:
  • MHUE-451: Updated list of libraries in Hue to resolve CVE vulnerabilities.


This release includes the following fixes on the base release:
GitHubCommitNumber Date (YYYY-MM-DD) MapRFixNumberandDescription
ee6e06e 2021-02-09 MHUE-450 Fix Jackson Databind vulnerabilities
5da59b8 2021-02-10 MHUE-444 Upgrade virtualenv to 16.7.10 to fix PIP CVE vulnerability
941db66 2021-02-10 MHUE-441 Update Django to 1.11.29 to fix CVE vulnerabilities
66f2806 2021-02-11 MHUE-443 Update PyYAML to 5.3.1 to resolve CVE vulnerabilities
6d00d1b 2021-02-12 MHUE-451 Various vulnerabilities in Hue component
25146a2 2021-02-12 MHUE-451 Fix issues with updated cryptography and tablib
b2482d2 2021-02-12 DFDEVOPS-1549 Update CentOS 7 build images to 7.4 to have OpenSSL 1.0.2
d438ef9 2021-02-12 HUE-9225 [core] Upgrade certain third-party python libraries that has identified vulnerabilities (#1102)
65e02ac 2021-02-19 MHUE-456 update Zookeeper
7e18d7b 2021-02-20 MHUE-441 Fix Kerberos issues on Ubuntu
For complete details, refer to the commit log for this project in GitHub.

Known Issues and Limitations

  • The HPE Ezmeral Data Fabric does not support the integration between Hue 4.3.0 and the following components:
    • Solr Search
    • ZooKeeper
  • Integration between Hue 4.3.0 and Sentry 1.7 is supported on secure clusters that use Kerberos authentication, but it is not supported on secure clusters that use data-fabric-SASL authentication.
  • MHUE-209 Hue cannot create a table from *.csv file via importer from ADLS.
  • Hue uses python parquet lib to read parquet files. This library does not support all possible parquet formats.

Resolved Issues

  • MHUE-441: Kerberos on Ubuntu does not work for Hive/Impala and HBase/Data Fabric Database applications.
    NOTE In Hue 4.3.0-1912, support for the integration of Drill with the Table Browser in Hue was added as an experimental feature.