Oozie Hive2 Action Failed with Error: “HiveSQLException: Failed to execute session hooks”

If you have an Oozie Hive2 job that fails with below error message randomly, which can be found in Oozie’s server log, located by default under /var/log/oozie: 2018-06-02 09:00:01,103 WARN org.apache.oozie.action.hadoop.Hive2Credentials: SERVER[hlp3058p.oocl.com] USER[dmsa_appln] GROUP[-] TOKEN[] APP[DMSA_CMTX_PCON_ETL_ONLY] JOB[0010548-180302135253124-oozie-oozi-W] ACTION[0010548-180302135253124-oozie-oozi-W@spark-6799] Exception in addtoJobConf org.apache.hive.service.cli.HiveSQLException: Failed to execute session hooks at org.apache.hive.jdbc.Utils.verifySuccess(Utils.java:241) at …

Hive CLI Prints SLF4J Error to Standard Output

If you have both Hive and Spark running on the same cluster, chances are that Hive CLI will probably produce the following WARNING message upon exit of each session: WARN: The method class org.apache.commons.logging.impl.SLF4JLogFactory#release() was invoked. WARN: Please see http://www.slf4j.org/codes.html#release for an explanation. Sample full output looks like below: [root@localhost …