No Cron Line for Krb5prop.sh on BDA V4.0 (Doc ID 1942939.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 07, 2014

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.0 to 4.0 [Release 4.0]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

On BDA V4.0 no cron job runs /opt/oracle/bda/bin/krb5prop.sh. 

A cron job should be setup by Mammoth to run the script /opt/oracle/bda/bin/krb5prop.sh every 30 minutes to propagate information about users in the master Kerberos KDC to the secondary KDC. This allows user authentication on the secondary KDC in case an authentication request comes its way when the master KDC is not available.

On BDA V3.*, running 'crontab -l' as 'root' user returns output like:



Cause

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