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Hive Metastore Canary Fails When the Canary Test Can Not Establish a Connection to the Hive Metastore Server (Doc ID 2600951.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.10.0 and later


Cloudera Manager shows that the Hive Metastore Canary test fails intermittently with:

The Hive Metastore canary failed for an unknown reason

The Service Monitor logs on the host with Service Monitor role at: /var/log/cloudera-scm-firehose//mgmt-cmf-mgmt-SERVICEMONITOR-<HOSTNAME3>.<DOMAIN>.log.out, show:

INFO hive.metastore: Trying to connect to metastore with URI thrift://<HOSTNAME4>.<DOMAIN>:9083
WARN hive.metastore: Failed to connect to the MetaStore Server...
WARN com.cloudera.cmon.firehose.polling.CdhTask: Exception in doWork for task:
Could not connect to meta store using any of the URIs provided. Most recent failure: Peer indicated failure: GSS initiate failed



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