Installing Kerberos with 'mammoth-reconfig add kerberos' in Oracle Big Data Appliance v2.3.1 gives Error 'Stage[main]/Hadoop::Startclouderakerberos/Exec[start_cloudera_services_kerberos]/returns) change from notrun to 0 failed' (Doc ID 1605829.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 18, 2013

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 2.3.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Running 'mammoth-reconfig add kerberos' raises an Error like the following:

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Error [24492]: (//<rack><server>//Stage[main]/Hadoop::Startclouderakerberos/Exec[start_cloudera_services_kerberos]/returns) change from notrun to 0 failed: /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/startclouderakerberos.sh &> /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/startclouderakerberos_1386206443.out returned 1 instead of one of [0] at /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/puppet/modules/hadoop/manifests/startclouderakerberos.pp:23
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However, 'mammoth-reconfig add kerberos' completes successfully as denoted by the final SUCCESS message:

SUCCESS: Successfully reconfigured service

 

Cloudera Manager shows bad health for the hdfs service. The following is noticed:

Cause

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