Spark - 2212 (EEP 6.4.0) Release Notes

This section provides reference information, including new features, patches, and known issues for Spark 2.4.8.

The notes below relate specifically to the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Distribution for Apache Hadoop. For more information, see open-source Spark 2.4.8 Release Notes.

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

Spark Version
Release Date December 2022
MapR Version Interoperability See Component Versions for Released EEPs and EEP Components and OS Support.
Source on GitHub
GitHub Release Tag

Maven Artifacts
Package Names Navigate to and select your EEP and OS to view the list of package names.
  • MapR 6.1.0 with EEP 6.0.0 and later support simplified security. If you enable security on your MapR cluster, MapR scripts automatically configure Spark security features.

Hive Support

This version of Spark supports integration with Hive, but has the following exceptions:

New in This Release


This HPE release includes the following new fixes since the latest data-fabric Spark release. For details, refer to the commit log for this project in GitHub.

GitHub Commit Number Date (YYYY/MM/DD) HPE Fix Number and Description
8a254a6 2022/07/18 MapR [SPARK-1039] Update Spark to v2.4.8 at EEP 6.4.0
03e2bef 2022/07/20 MapR [SPARK-1066] Spark 2.4.8 fix KubernetesExecutorBuilderSuite
025db47 2022/08/01 [SPARK-38992][CORE] Avoid using bash -c in ShellBasedGroupsMappingProvider
aac5fa0 2022/08/24 MapR [SPARK-1100] Spark 2.4.8 depends on mapr-hadoop-client
cb24af1 2022/08/29 MapR [SPARK-1102] Spark can't create jam due to "Unrecognized option: --add-opens=java.base/java.lang=ALL-UNNAMED"
f2b8f7f 2022/10/24 MapR [SPARK-1119] Spark services can't start automatically
3128022 2022/11/15

MapR [SPARK-1126] Modify hbase_version for file compatibility.version

Known Issues

  • None.

Resolved Issues

  • None.