# navigate to directory containing the setup scripts
Add maven option -Djdk.version=8 when building with JDK 8
Note that Pinot scripts is located under pinot-distribution/target not target directory under root.
M1 Mac Support
Currently Apache Pinot doesn't provide official binaries for M1 Mac. You can however build from source using the steps provided above. In addition to the steps, you will need to add the following in your ~/.m2/settings.xml prior to the build.