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  • #23016
    Ray Roberts

    Are there any issues with using JDK7 and Ambari?

    If not, where are these settings defined in ambari? I noticed had some references to java.


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  • #23025
    Sasha J

    JDK7 is not fully tested yet and not officially supported…
    Please, do not use it yet…

    Thank you!

    Ray Roberts

    So, I’m currently testing the new HDP 2.0 and its great, however, I cannot get it to use my currently installed version of java (Java 1.7) during the setup of Ambari.

    I’m using: ambari-server setup -j

    Any ideas?


    Ray Roberts

    Sorry, I left out…….

    I’m using: ambari-server -j ‘path to java’

    Seth Lyubich

    Hi Ray,

    Can you please provide more details on what happens with the installation? Do you see any error in the logs?


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