The ORC team is excited to announce the release of ORC v1.7.2.

The bug fixes:

  • ORC-492 Avoid potential ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException when getting WriterVersionn
  • ORC-1053 Fix time zone offset precision when convert tool converts LocalDateTime to Timestamp is not consistent with the internal default precision of ORC
  • ORC-1041 Use memcpy during LZO decompression
  • ORC-1059 Align findColumns behaviour between 1.6 and 1.7 release

The ‘tools’ improvements:

  • ORC-1012 Support specifying columns in orc-scan
  • ORC-1017 Add sizes tool to determine and display the sizes of each column in a set of files
  • ORC-1023 Support writing bloom filters in ConvertTool

The ‘tests’ fixes:

  • ORC-915 Remove io.netty.netty from Spark benchmark
  • ORC-938 Bump netty-all from 4.1.42.Final to 4.1.66.Final
  • ORC-948 Add hive benchmark integration tests
  • ORC-957 Bump netty-all from 4.1.66.Final to 4.1.67.Final
  • ORC-1021 Add -fno-omit-frame-pointer in DEBUG and RELWITHDEBINFO builds
  • ORC-1051 Update benchmark dependencies