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BDA Mammoth Upgrade Fails with: "Permission denied - /home/hive" (Doc ID 1914988.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 04, 2022

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 2.4.0 and later


NOTE: In the examples that follow, user details, cluster names, hostnames, directory paths, filenames, etc. represent a fictitious sample (and are used to provide an illustrative example only). Any similarity to actual persons, or entities, living or dead, is purely coincidental and not intended in any manner.


 A BDA mammoth upgrade fails with:

Error [13410]: (//[main]/Miscsetup::Create_users/File[/home/hive]/ensure)
change from absent to directory failed: Could not set 'directory on ensure:
Permission denied - /home/hive at /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/puppet/modules/miscsetup/manifests/create_users.pp:138



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