Upgrading Sqoop 1 from CDH 4 to CDH 5

To upgrade Sqoop 1 from CDH 4 to CDH 5, proceed as follows.

Step 1: Remove the CDH 4 version of Sqoop 1

To remove Sqoop 1 on a Red Hat-compatible system:

$ sudo yum remove sqoop

To remove Sqoop 1 on an Ubuntu or other Debian system:

$ sudo apt-get remove sqoop

To remove Sqoop 1 on a SLES system:

$ sudo zypper remove sqoop

Step 2: Install the new version of Sqoop 1

Follow instructions under Installing the Sqoop 1 RPM Packages or Installing the Sqoop 1 Tarball.

The upgrade is now complete.