HDP on Windows – Installation Forum

log file not found

  • #51267
    Raja Nagendra Kumar

    When python is not installed on my machine and when I customise log directory and install directory other than default, install fails with


    however the log file does not exist..in that drive. I have not used e:\ in any of the directories to install.. but it still takes e:\

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  • #51364

    Hi Raja,

    Did you install Python as a pre-requisite?
    Are you running the installer as Administrator?
    What does your cluster.properties file contain?



    Raja Nagendra Kumar

    My observation with this bug is sometimes, log file is not being created..(don’t know consistent way to reproduce this)

    Irrespective of this bug, I was able to install HDP Windows.

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