Cascading.groovy 0.4.0 Released

We are pleased to announce that the 0.4.0 release of Cascading.groovy, our Groovy language interpreter extension, is available for download. In short, this release includes Cascading 0.8.0.

The only incompatible change of note was the removal of the ‘sort’ alias to ‘group’. Since distributed sorting is not native to Hadoop, this function would be a little misleading.