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From Jeff Sposetti <>
Subject Re: Adding services (Hive/HBase) after initial installation
Date Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:39:31 GMT
Hi, what version of ambari are you using with HDP 2.1?

ambari-server --version

or in Ambari Web, under the user dropdown > About dialog.


On Fri, Jul 4, 2014 at 10:06 AM, Michael Moss <>

> Hi. I'm curious if anyone is able to reproduce this.
> I'm on a Centos6.5/Openstack VM with the latest HDP2.1. The machine was a
> little light on resources so I installed it without Hive or HBase. I later
> wanted to do a POC with the stinger stuff so attempted to "add service"
> through Ambari.
> When attempting to add Hive to this existing installation, it requires me
> to included HDFS, YARN/MR2, Tez, Zookeeper (despite these all already being
> installed). When arriving to the “Install, Start and Test” portion of the
> Add Service Wizard, I get the error:
> “Attempted to create services which already exist; ,clusterName=GoBIg
> As far as I can tell, there is no way to install Hive through Ambari after
> the initial installation has already been done.
> Thanks,
> Mike

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