HDP on Linux – Installation Forum

Hive unable to create one table

  • #39925
    Carlo Tosti

    Hi please help to resolve the following problem:
    I installed 5 CentOS 6.4 using ESXi 5.1.0 and then using ambari I installed HDP 1.2.0 (hadoop version Hadoop
    my problem:

    hive> create table testxyz (col1 INT);
    FAILED: HiveException java.lang.RuntimeException: Unable to instantiate org.apache.hadoop.hive.metastore.HiveMetaStoreClient

    Thank you.

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  • #39973
    Yi Zhang

    Hi Carlo,

    Is hive thrift metastore started? And is the hive client pointing to the correct hive thrift metastore address:port?


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