Manual Cluster Restart During BDA V4.5 Upgrade Fails with the Yarn Node Manager Error "Can't open /var/run/cloudera-scm-agent/process/<id>-yarn-NODEMANAGER/container-executor.cfg: Permission denied" (Doc ID 2202720.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

During upgrade to BDA v4.5 an upgrade failure required a manual cluster restart.  However the cluster failed to restart due to yarn node managers failing with:

Can't open /var/run/cloudera-scm-agent/process/<id>-yarn-NODEMANAGER/container-executor.cfg: Permission denied.

 

Cause

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