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HDP on Linux – Installation Forum

HDP Installation Failed

  • #32801
    Rupesh Dandekar

    err: /Stage[2]/Hdp-hadoop::Datanode/Hdp-hadoop::Service[datanode]/Hdp::Exec[sleep 5; ls /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/ >/dev/null 2>&1 && ps `cat /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/` >/dev/null 2>&1]/Exec[sleep 5; ls /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/ >/dev/null 2>&1 && ps `cat /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/` >/dev/null 2>&1]/returns: change from notrun to 0 failed: sleep 5; ls /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/ >/dev/null 2>&1 && ps `cat /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/` >/dev/null 2>&1 returned 1 instead of one of [0] at /var/lib/ambari-agent/puppet/modules/hdp/manifests/init.pp:438
    notice: /Stage[2]/Hdp-hadoop::Datanode/Hdp-hadoop::Service[datanode]/Hdp::Exec[sleep 5; ls /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/ >/dev/null 2>&1 && ps `cat /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/` >/dev/null 2>&1]/Anchor[hdp::exec::sleep 5; ls /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/ >/dev/null 2>&1 && ps `cat /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/` >/dev/null 2>&1::end]: Dependency Exec[sleep 5; ls /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/ >/dev/null 2>&1 && ps `cat /var/run/hadoop/hdfs/` >/dev/null 2>&1] has failures: true

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  • #32956

    Hi Rupesh,

    Can you provide some more information here, when do you get this error (at what point of the installation)? Is this a single or multi-node cluster – what OS type & build?
    What version of HDP are you installing?



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