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From Mark Grover <m...@apache.org>
Subject Re: New to Bigtop, where to start?
Date Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:34:40 GMT
Possibly, can you check what packages you have installed related to hadoop.

rpm -qa | grep hadoop


On Wed, Jul 16, 2014 at 9:28 AM, David Fryer <dfryer1193@gmail.com> wrote:

> 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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