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After Upgrade to BDA 4.12/CDH 5.14.2 Impala on Kudu Queries Fail to Create Tables with "ERROR: ImpalaRuntimeException: Error making 'createTable'" (Doc ID 2515494.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 08, 2020

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.10.0 and later
Linux x86-64


After upgrade to BDA 4.12/CDH 5.14.2 Impala queries to Kudu tables fail as below on one or more host:

Query: create table <TABLENAME>(<FIELD1> String) ERROR: ImpalaRuntimeException: Error making 'createTable' RPC to Hive Metastore: CAUSED BY: MetaException: Got exception: Permission denied: user=impala, access=WRITE, inode="/user/hive/warehouse/<FILE>":hive:hive:drwxrwx--x


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