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From David Fryer <dfryer1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: New to Bigtop, where to start?
Date Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:28:34 GMT
Hi Mark,
I'm trying to follow those instructions on a CentOS 6 machine, and after
running "yum install hadoop\*", I can't find anything related to hadoop in
/etc/init.d. Is there something I'm missing?

-David


On Wed, Jul 16, 2014 at 11:34 AM, Mark Grover <mark@apache.org> wrote:

> Welcome, David.
>
> For physical machines, I personally always use instructions like these:
>
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/BIGTOP/How+to+install+Hadoop+distribution+from+Bigtop+0.6.0
>
> These for Bigtop 0.6.0, the latest Bigtop release is 0.7.0 but we don't
> have a page for that unfortunately (we should and if you could help with
> that, that'd be much appreciated!). We are tying up lose ends for Bigtop
> 0.8, so we hope to release it soon.
>
> Mark
>
>
> On Wed, Jul 16, 2014 at 8:20 AM, jay vyas <jayunit100.apache@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> one more note : by "look at the csv file" above i meant, "edit it so that
>> it reflects your
>> environment".
>>
>> Make sure and read  the puppet README file as well under
>> bigtop-deploy/puppet.
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Jul 16, 2014 at 11:15 AM, jay vyas <jayunit100.apache@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi david .
>>>
>>> Glad to hear the vagrant stuff worked for you.  Now , the next step will
>>> be to port it to bare metal, like you say.
>>>
>>> The Vagrantfile does two things
>>>
>>> 1) It creates a shared folder for all machines.
>>> 2) It spins up centos boxes .
>>>
>>>
>>> So in the "real world" you will need to obviously set up ssh between
>>> machines to start.
>>> After that , roughly, will need to do the following:
>>>
>>> - clone bigtop onto each of your  machines
>>> - install puppet 2.x on each of the machines
>>> - look at the csv file created in the vagrant provisioner, and read the
>>> puppet README file (in bigtop-deploy)
>>> - run puppet apply on the head node
>>> Once that works
>>> - run puppet apply on each slave.
>>> now on any node that you use as client, (i just use the master usually)
>>> you can yum install your favorite ecosystem components:
>>> yum install -y pig mahout
>>>
>>> And you have a working hadoop cluster.
>>>
>>> one idea as I know your on the east coast, if your company is interested
>>> in hosting/sponsoring a bigtop meetup, we could possibly bring some folks
>>> from the boston / nyc area together to walk through building a bigtop
>>> cluster on bare metal.  Let us know if any other questions.   These
>>> directions are admittedly a little bit rough.
>>>
>>> Also, once you get this working, you can help us to update the wiki
>>> pages.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Wed, Jul 16, 2014 at 10:39 AM, David Fryer <dfryer1193@gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi Bigtop!
>>>>
>>>> I'm looking to use bigtop to help set up a small hadoop cluster. I'm
>>>> currently messing about with the hadoop tarball and all of the associated
>>>> xml files, and I don't really have the time or expertise to get it up and
>>>> working.
>>>>
>>>> Jay suggested that bigtop may be a good solution, so I've decided to
>>>> give it a shot. Unfortunately, documentation is fairly sparse and I'm not
>>>> quite sure where to start. I've cloned the github repo and used the
>>>> startup.sh script found in bigtop/bigtop-deploy/vm/vagrant-puppet to set
up
>>>> a virtual cluster, but I am unsure how to apply this to physical machines.
>>>> I'm also not quite sure how to get hadoop and hdfs up and working.
>>>>
>>>> Any help would be appreciated!
>>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> David Fryer
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> jay vyas
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> jay vyas
>>
>
>

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