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HDP on Windows – Installation Forum

hdp2.1 fails to install on windows 8

  • #52190
    Harish Bansal

    Hdp 2.1 installation on windows proceeds well till Falcon. It Fails while setting up Falcon with following errors and then rollsback all installation.
    falcon: Creating service config c:\hdp\falcon-\bin\falcon.xml
    falcon: python c:\hdp\falcon-\bin\ –service > “c:\hdp\falcon-\bin\falcon.xml”
    falcon-CMD FAILURE: Traceback (most recent call last):
    falcon-CMD FAILURE: File “c:\hdp\falcon-\bin\”, line 17, in <module> import falcon_config as fc File “c:\hdp\falcon-\bin\”, line 143
    print ‘Could not find installed hadoop and HADOOP_HOME is not set.’ ^
    SyntaxError: invalid syntax
    falcon: Command “Traceback (most recent call last):
    File “c:\hdp\falcon-\bin\”, line 17, in <module> import falcon_config as fc File “c:\hdp\falcon-\bin\”, line 143
    print ‘Could not find installed hadoop and HADOOP_HOME is not set.’ ^
    SyntaxError: invalid syntax ” failed with exit code 1

    At D:\HadoopInstallFiles\HadoopPackages\hdp-\resources\winpkg.ps1:131 char:8
    + throw <<<< $out

    WINPKG: rd /s /q D:\HadoopInstallFiles\HadoopPackages\hdp-\resources\falcon-

    WINPKG FAILURE: D:\HadoopInstallFiles\HadoopPackages\hdp-\resources\falcon-\scripts\install.ps1 -username hadoop -passwordBase64 **** failed.
    HDP FAILURE: Invoke-Winpkg Failed to execute: D:\HadoopInstallFiles\HadoopPackages\hdp-\resources\winpkg.ps1 “D:\HadoopInstallFiles\HadoopPackages\hdp-\resources\” install -username hadoop -passwordBase64 **** -Verbose

    At D:\HadoopInstallFiles\HadoopPackages\hdp-\scripts\install.ps1:25 char:14
    + throw <<<< “Invoke-Winpkg Failed to execute: $command”
    HDP: Starting rollback

    This error is while installing

  • Hdp2.1 on Windows 8 as single node cluster
  • with additional components.
  • Use Tez in Hive is selected.
  • Derby is selected for hive database
  • Author
  • #52200

    Hi Harish,

    Please use a supported OS:
    2.2. Operating Systems Requirements

    The following operating systems are supported:

    Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)

    Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)



    Harish Bansal

    Operating system on my machine is:
    Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)

    Geoffrey Malafsky

    fails on windows server 2012 in same place

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