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HDP on Windows – Installation Forum

hdp 1.3 for windows installation failed

  • #32884
    Yiwei Chen
    Member

    Hello experts:

    I tried to install the hdp 1.3 for windows on a windows 2008 server and I met a strange error below:

    HADOOP: copy /Y “C:\hdp\hadoop\\hadoop-1.2.0.1.3.0.0-0380\contrib\streaming\hadoop-streaming-1.2.0.1.3.0.0-0380.jar” “C:\hdp\hadoop\\hadoop-1.2.0.1.3.0.0-0380\lib\hadoop-streaming.jar”
    HADOOP FAILURE: The term ‘cmd.exe’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program. Check the spelling of the name, or if a path was included, verify that the path is correct and try again.

    I exactly followed the instruction but the installation failed and throw out the error above.

    Please help, thanks in advance.

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  • #32899
    Good Boy
    Member

    Have you installed Cygwin n your system?

    #32900
    Good Boy
    Member

    You can refer below link for installation of hadoop in windows.
    http://v-lad.org/Tutorials/Hadoop/12%20-%20format%20the%20namendoe.html

    #32926
    Yiwei Chen
    Member

    Thanks! It is working now!

    #33008
    Seth Lyubich
    Moderator

    Hi,

    Thanks for letting us know that is working. To work around the issue users can also set “DESTROY_DATA=YES” during the installation.

    Thanks,
    Seht

    #56847
    Atul Nirmalkar
    Participant

    Hi
    I am trying to install for single node and facing the same issue can you please help, even i tried “DESTROY_DATA=YES” but still same issue.

    Thanks in advance

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