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Installing/Extending Oracle Big Data Appliance Mammoth (Software Deployment Bundle) Release V3.1.0 for New CDH Installations with OL6 Base Image (Doc ID 1917047.1)

Last updated on APRIL 08, 2020

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 3.1.0 and later
Linux x86-64


This document provides instructions on how to install Oracle Big Data Appliance Mammoth (Software Deployment  Bundle) Release 3.1.0

Mammoth is a command-line utility for installing and configuring the Oracle Big Data Appliance software. Using Mammoth, you can:

  1.     Create a cluster on one or more racks.
  2.     Create multiple clusters on a Oracle Big Data Appliance rack.
  3.     Extend a cluster to new servers.
  4.     Update a cluster with new software.
  5.     Deploy Auto Service Request during or after the initial software installation.
  6.     Deploy the Oracle Enterprise Manager system monitoring plug-in for Oracle Big Data Appliance during or after the initial software installation.
  7.     Setup Kerberos Security.

Note:- There is a known bug(no resolution yet) in 3.1 release , on installing with or enabling hdfs network encryption, the hive metastore service is in concerning health because the hive metastore canary is failing. 

Please download Patch 19432861 from My Oracle Support and copy it to the BDA server

19432861 ORACLE BIG DATA APPLIANCE MAMMOTH DEPLOYMENT BUNDLE V3.1.0 FOR ORACLE LINUX 6 (Patch) 3.1.0 Linux x86-64 (American English) General Big Data Appliance Integrated Software   Tuesday 6.0 GB Firmware


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In this Document
 Known Issues with V3.1 Patch 19432861
 Installing the Software on a New Rack
 Files in Mammoth Patch
 Preinstall Instructions
 Install Instructions
 Installing the Software on a Single or Primary Rack
 Mammoth Output When Configuring Kerberos Authentication
 Mammoth Output When Configuring EM Agents
 Mammoth Output When Configuring ASR
 Adding/Extending Servers to an Existing Cluster
 What If an Error Occurs During the Installation?
 Post Installation Validation
 About Software Version Differences
 Software Installed in Release 3.1
 Mammoth software:  
 Environment Variables
 Known Issues with 3.1.0 Release

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