hadoop-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Juan Carlos <jcfernan...@redoop.org>
Subject Re: HDFS authentication
Date Fri, 10 Jan 2014 08:31:56 GMT
As far as I know, the only authentication method available in hdfs 2.2.0 is
Kerberos, so it's not possible to authenticate with an URL.
Regards


2014/1/10 Pinak Pani <nishant.has.a.question@gmail.com>

> Does HDFS provide any build in authentication out of the box? I wanted to
> make explicit access to HDFS from Java. I wanted people to access HDFS
> using "username:password@hdfs://client.skynet.org:9000/user/data" or
> something like that.
>
> I am new to Hadoop. We are planning to use Hadoop mainly for Archiving and
> probably processing at a later time. The idea is customers can setup their
> own HDFS cluster and provide us the HDFS URL to dump the data to.
>
> Is it possible to have access to HDFS in a similar way we access databases
> using credential?
>
> Thanks.
>

Mime
View raw message