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From "David Parks" <davidpark...@yahoo.com>
Subject RE: Which hadoop installation should I use on ubuntu server?
Date Fri, 29 Mar 2013 08:54:49 GMT
I’ve never used the Cloudera distributions, but you can’t not hear about
them. Is it really much easier to manage the whole platform using clouderas
manager?   50 nodes free is generous enough that I’d feel comfortable
committing to them as a platform (and thus the future potential cost), I


My only real experience comes from AWS’s environment, which, other than
having a dedicated DFS, and launching jobs via their “steps” process, they
seem like a pretty straight forward Hadoop configuration.





From: Håvard Wahl Kongsgård [mailto:haavard.kongsgaard@gmail.com] 
Sent: Friday, March 29, 2013 3:21 PM
To: user
Subject: Re: Which hadoop installation should I use on ubuntu server?


I recommend cloudera's CDH4 on ubuntu 12.04 LTS


On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 7:07 AM, David Parks <davidparks21@yahoo.com> wrote:

I’m moving off AWS MapReduce to our own cluster, I’m installing Hadoop on
Ubuntu Server 12.10.


I see a .deb installer and installed that, but it seems like files are all
over the place `/usr/share/Hadoop`, `/etc/hadoop`, `/usr/bin/hadoop`. And
the documentation is a bit harder to follow:




So I just wonder if this installer is the best approach, or if it’ll be
easier/better to just install the basic build in /opt/hadoop and perhaps the
docs become easier to follow. Thoughts?






Håvard Wahl Kongsgård
Data Scientist
Faculty of Medicine &
Department of Mathematical Sciences


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