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Pig Latin Error 2998 when loading data from HBaseStorage

ERROR 2998: Unhandled internal error. org/apache/hadoop/hbase/filter/WritableByteArrayComparable

java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: org/apache/hadoop/hbase/filter/WritableByteArrayComparable

Probably your PIG_CLASSPATH does not contain hbase jars. PIG_CLASSPATH should contain them like:

export PIG_CLASSPATH=/<hbase_home>/<hbase-your_version.jar>:<hbase_home>/lib/<zookeeper-your_version.jar>:$PIG_CLASSPATH

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