Hello harsh and kotekar.
Thank you a lot!.
Ok, I wiil use that next time.

On Sun, Dec 2, 2012 at 4:10 PM, Harsh J <harsh@cloudera.com> wrote:

Please use user@hadoop.apache.org for usage oriented questions. The
common-dev list is for developers and contributors working on the
Hadoop project.

It is certainly possible to run Hadoop for development purposes on
almost any Linux distribution out there. You can follow Michael Noll's
single node installation guide on your Ubuntu, viewable at

On Sun, Dec 2, 2012 at 7:31 PM, Twaha Daudi <uddessy@gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear all,
> I would like to test hadoop in ubuntu 12.04 laptop. with hdd 500GB and RAM
> 4.Is it possible to run it on laptop?.
> sorry for the silly question.
> thank you
> cheers
> huu

Harsh J

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