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is a centos 6 "minimal" install good enough?

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    alex Gordon

    When I am installing an ISO of centos 6 for a slave node, is it OK to do a minimal installation?

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    Sasha J

    Yes, it should be OK, yum will pull all needed dependencies automatically.
    To minimize HDP installation time, you may want to go to “Basic Server” load.

    Thank you!

    alex Gordon

    Thank you, Sasha.

    I was able to get the ambari and everything installed on the first slave node. But having an extremely difficult time getting HIVE to work.


    thank you for your guidance.

    Seth Lyubich

    Hi Alex,

    Thanks for letting us know. Let’s continue working on Hive issue in http://hortonworks.com/community/forums/topic/trying-to-install-hdp-on-a-node/ .


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