"Can't create directory /u12/hadoop/yarn/nm/usercache/<username>/appcache/application_<id>_<X> - Permission denied" Raised when Starting YARN or Hive Jobs on BDA (Doc ID 2201901.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Errors like the following are raised when starting YARN or Hive jobs on the BDA.

main : requested yarn user is<username>
Can't create directory /u12/hadoop/yarn/nm/usercache/<username>/appcache/application_1478181331477_0026 - Permission denied

 

Cause

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