"./mammoth -c" Fails With "Unable to create hdfs user on the Active Directory" After Enabling AD Kerberos and Sentry on BDA V4.2 (Doc ID 2067209.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2015

Applies to:

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

Symptoms


After enabling AD Kerberos and Sentry on a BDA V4.2 cluster with the following notes:

Instructions to Enable/Disable AD Kerberos on Oracle Big Data Appliance with Mammoth V4.2 Release (Doc ID 2029378.1) and How to Add or Remove Sentry on Oracle Big Data Appliance v4.2 or Higher with bdacli (Doc ID 2052733.1)

running "./mammoth -c" may raise:

Unable to create hdfs user on the Active Directory

For example "./mammoth -c" fails with:

Cause

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