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Installation error – Using Ambari

  • #40283
    Veerabahu
    Participant

    I am getting the below error while trying to install hadoop using Ambari on a Linux RHEL-5.8 machine.
    I followed the instructions exactly as in the documentation , After I copied the repo , tried to install
    sudo cp ambari.repo /etc/yum.repos.d
    sudo yum install epel-release
    I get the below error
    http://public-repo-1.hortonworks.com/HDP-UTILS-1.1.0.16/repos/centos5/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 12] Timeout:
    Trying other mirror.
    Error: Cannot retrieve repository metadata (repomd.xml) for repository: HDP-UTILS-1.1.0.16. Please verify its path and try again

    Any advice will be really helpful

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  • #40285
    Dave
    Moderator

    Hi Sivagamasundari,

    Does your machine have internet access? Can you ping public-repo-1.hortonworks.com ?

    Thanks

    Dave

    #40295
    Veerabahu
    Participant

    I did a wget which executed successfully to download the repo. So I was under the impression that the internet is good.
    I tried the ping and it seems to be hanging…Looks like some setting within our company blocking it.
    Thanks for the response.. I will check with the system config and update this.
    Again, I really appreciate your response.

    #40578
    Dave
    Moderator

    Hi,

    How did you get on in the end?

    Thanks

    Dave

    #40639
    Veerabahu
    Participant

    Out network guys opened up the proxy for us to retrieve it.After which it worked.. But like I mentioned in the other thread I am stuck again on server setup / start

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