What is Sentry?
Apache Sentry is a highly modular system for providing fine grained role based authorization to both data and metadata stored on an Apache Hadoop cluster.
Bug and Issues tracker
Building Sentry requires the following tools:
- Apache Maven 3.2.5+ (Might hit issues with pentaho library with older maven versions)
- Java JDK7 (can't access TBase errors with JDK8)
To compile Sentry, run:
mvn install -DskipTests
To run Sentry tests, run:
To build a distribution, run:
The final Sentry distribution artifacts will be in $project/sentry-dist/target/.