Cloudera Manager Fails to Start with "Mismatched CDH versions: host has NONE"/"Local parcel error" After Upgrading Oracle Linux 6 Python Packages on BDA V4.2

(Doc ID 2057052.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 20, 2015

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.2.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms


The output here is based on BDA V4.2 with CDH 5.4.4. The same idea holds for CDH 5.4.0.

After upgrading the Oracle Linux (OL) 6 python packages on BDA V4.2 with something like:

dcli -C "export http_proxy=http://<proxy_server>:<proxy_port>; yum -y --disablerepo=bda --enablerepo=ol6_latest,ol6_UEK_latest update python*"

the following is observed:

1. Differences in python packages versions after upgrading python:

a) Running "python -c 'import platform;print platform.dist()'", produces output of: ('oracle', '6.6', '') 

 

Changes

 The change here is that the  Oracle Linux 6 python packages on BDA V4.2 are upgraded.

Cause

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