This is the documentation for CDH 5.1.x.
Documentation for other versions is available at Cloudera Documentation.

Pig Installation

Apache Pig enables you to analyze large amounts of data using Pig's query language called Pig Latin. Pig Latin queries run in a distributed way on a Hadoop cluster.

  Important:

If you have not already done so, install Cloudera's yum, zypper/YaST or apt repository before using the following commands to install or upgrade Pig. For instructions, see CDH 5 Installation.

Use the following sections to install or upgrade Pig: