We are pleased to announce the release of Cloudera JDBC v2.6.9 driver for Apache Impala. The release has the following resolved issues:
[IMPJ-437] After a query fails on the server side, subsequent queries on driver side also fail.
The following are breaking changes to driver functionality. These changes may cause some workflows from earlier versions of the driver to fail.
2.6.1 - Removed support for JDBC 3 (Java 5). Beginning with this release, the driver no longer supports JDBC 3 (Java 5). Only JDBC 4 (Java 6) and JDBC 4.1 (Java 7) are supported.
Getting Started with the Cloudera Driver for Apache Impala
Read the Release Notes and Installation Guide for Cloudera JDBC v2.6.9 Driver for Apache Impala
Download the connector from the Cloudera Connectors page.