Step 3 (Changing oozie hdfs directory permissions) of BDA Upgrade from BDA V4.1/CDH 5.3.2 to BDA V4.5/CDH 5.7.0 Fails with "ERROR: Error changing ownership of hdfs directory /user/oozie/share" (Doc ID 2169658.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 14, 2016

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.5.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Step 3 of BDA upgrade from Mammoth 4.1.0/CDH 5.3.2 to 4.5.0/CDH 5.7.0 fails with:

INFO: Check the log file in /opt/oracle/BDAMammoth/bdaconfig/tmp/pagent-dsbda2node12-20160805232704.log
SUCCESS: Successfully copied saved params file to all nodes
INFO: Executing Upgrade Steps 3 through 8
INFO: Step 3: Changing oozie hdfs directory permissions
ERROR: Error changing ownership of hdfs directory /user/oozie/share
ERROR: Cannot continue with operation
INFO: Time spent in step 3 StopClouderaManager is 235 seconds.
INFO: Running bdadiagcluster...
INFO: Please get the Big Data Appliance cluster diagnostic bundle at /tmp/bdadiagcluster_1470454104.zip
Exiting...

 

Cause

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