Install/Startup Guide for VirtualBox

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    Mrinal chakraborty

    I have installed the sanbox ‘Sandbox_HDP_2.2.4.2_VMWare’ from ….
    I have successfully logged onto the shell, but please can you help me with the procedure to get to the GUI ?


    David Bajus

    I have had installed Hortonworks Sandbox.
    i can see in my browsers tutorials on address
    But i dont know how i can login to my virtualbox ???
    alt+f5 —-> if i use root and pass hadoop —> I am in shell what next or its wrong ?


    Jim Brent

    Thanks for the tips here… I discovered that in several tutorials the IP address is the same as the one I found on my Virtual Box:

    Just in case it helps someone…


    mika anaku

    Nice info.. thank u


    kim wu

    Sorry for this! I want know too.


    Peter Billen

    Hi all,
    for virtualbox on windows, once that you have it up and running (and if the default is not working), try the following:
    – set the networking mode to host-only
    – get the VBox ip after logging in
    – use the ip in the URL to access, even if the cover page states to use the loopback ip
    This worked well for me.


    David Novogrodsky

    I am having the same problem the Michael Fluch is having. I started another topic to describe the problem.

    Also the opening screen I see with is very different than the one you describe.


    Michael Fluch

    hi, i just installed VirtualBox and started the sandbox. I can also access but accessing the sandbox hdp web interface via fails with “connection failed / Fehler: Verbindung unterbrochen”. What am I doing wrong? I am using firefox browser?
    thx a lot, Michael


    Hi Cheryle,
    Can we SSH separately to two different Hortonworks Sandbox instances running on same host using Virtual Box? How should we access them given that in both guest instances, we have the same ip and port 2222 ? Can you please brief a little on the configuration of standard SSH clients like putty that can be used in this regard?


    Helge Sølvberg

    I’m having trouble setting up the ODBC connection, even though I’ve followed the tutorial step by step. The only devient is that my PC is running on Windows 8.
    Any suggestions?

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