Release 0.285#


There is a bug for LIKE pattern with multiple-byte characters. (#21578)


General Changes#

  • Fix min_by(x, y, n) / max_by(x, y, n) functions to ensure n is unique.

  • Fix LIKE pattern to handle multi-byte characters. #21578

  • Improve latency of HBO. #21297, #21308

  • Improve HBO to track partial aggregation statistics. #21160

  • Improve PushPartialAggregationThroughExchange to use partial aggregation statistics when available. This extends to multi-key aggregations.

  • Improve performance of union when subqueries are empty.

  • Improve cost based optimizer join reordering to work with non-simple equi-join predicates. #21153

  • Improve history based optimizer performance when nulls are present in joins. #21203

  • Add array_least_frequent() function.

  • Add support for HANA connector. #21034

  • Add task killer which is triggered when a worker is running out of memory and the garbage collector cannot reclaim sufficient memory. Two strategies are provided: full garbage collection, and frequent full garbage collection. #21254

  • Add support to remove redundant cast to varchar expressions in a join condition. This feature is configurable by the session property remove_redundant_cast_to_varchar_in_join (enabled by default). #21050

  • Add support to use HBO for scaled writers. This feature is configurable by the session property enable_hbo_for_scaled_writer (disabled by default).

  • Add support to split aggregates into partial and final based on partial aggregation statistics. This feature is configurable by the session property ``use_partial_aggregation_history``(disabled by default). #21160

  • Add optimization where values node followed by an always false filter is converted to an empty values node.

  • Add information about cost-based optimizers and the source of stats they use (CBO/HBO) in explain plans when session property verbose_optimizer_info_enabled=true. #20990

  • Upgrade Joda-Time to 2.12.5 to use 2023c tzdata. The JVM should also be updated to ensure the timezone data is consistent. #21329

  • Upgrade Alluxio to 304 from 2.8.1.

  • Upgrade AWS SDK to 1.12.560 from 1.12.261.

  • Upgrade Avro version to 1.11.3 from 1.9.2.

Prestissimo (Native Execution) Changes#

  • Fix task cleanup to use task termination time instead of task end time.

  • Add support for JWT authentication. #20290

  • Add session property native_debug.validate_output_from_operators to identify malformed output from operators. #21036

Security Changes#

  • Fix critical vulnerability in Babel and related npm packages by updating to newer versions. #21322

Hive Connector Changes#

  • Improve support for schema evolution of partition column types for Parquet file format. #19983

  • Add support for Parquet writer versions V1 and V2. See Hive Connector.

Iceberg Connector Changes#

  • Add support for reading and writing distinct value count statistics as described by Iceberg’s Puffin file specification. #20993

  • Add support for ANALYZE when configured with the Hive Catalog. The table must be un-partitioned. #20720

  • Add support for DELETE FROM <table> [where <filter>]. Deletes one or more partitions. #21048

  • Add support for ALTER TABLE <table> ADD COLUMN <column> [WITH (partitioning = '<transform_func>')]. #21206

  • Add support for creating tables using the AWS Glue metastore. #20699

  • Add support for SHOW STATS for tables with timestamp type. #21286

  • Add support for views. See Iceberg Connector.

  • Add support for Parquet writer versions V1 and V2.

  • Remove timestamp with time zone type in create table and alter table statements. #21096

  • Upgrade Iceberg version from 1.3.1 to 1.4.1.

Pinot Connector Changes#

  • Fix push down of literal expression with single quotes. #21020


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