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Can i use external db instead of the embeded mysql?
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Hi Community,

 

I ran the wizard but was not able to start the db.

 

In the log i see : Failed to get D-Bus connection: Operation not permitted

 

tand able to replicate the issue by:

 

[root@localhost ~]# systemctl start cloudera-scm-server-db
Failed to get D-Bus connection: Operation not permitted

 

My Centos is : 


[root@localhost ~]# cat /etc/redhat-release
CentOS Linux release 7.2.1511 (Core)

 

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Cloudera Employee
Posts: 105
Registered: ‎04-12-2016
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Hi Fawze,

 

I assume when you say wizard, you are running the cloudera-manager-installer.bin .  

 

You cannot use any other DB with the cloudera-manager-installer.bin, but here are directions on how to manually install  Cloudera Manager with an external database that you need to setup yourself.

 

https://www.cloudera.com/documentation/enterprise/6/latest/topics/introduction.html

 

I don't know what the failed message means, I have run the cloudera-manager-installer.bin on CentOS 7.3   4 and 5 without that issue.

 

Good luck,

 

Tina

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