12-13-2013 12:25 AM - edited 12-13-2013 12:34 AM
I am trying to configure Quickstart VM on Mac OS X.
The downloaded cloudera-quickstart-vm-4.4.0-1-virtualbox.7z file is reporting error when i try to unzip it using 'The Unarchiever' app.
The error definition is: The archieve is file is incomplete.
Is there any known issue here? i have tried downloading the VM file a few times, each time it was showing as corrupt. Not sure what to do.
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02-13-2015 07:58 AM
When I downloaded "cloudera-quickstart-vm-4.7.0-0-vmware.7z" and opening it with The Unarchiver on OSX 10.9.5, I get an error:
"There was a problem while reading the contents of the file 'cloudera-quickstart-vm-4.7.0-0-vmware.7z': The archive is incomplete"
Is there any way to get a .gz version of the download?
02-13-2015 08:04 AM
Thinking that this may have been a osx issue, I tried to extract this archive in a linux VM:
vagrant@dev-all-ubuntu-1204:~$ sudo apt-get install p7zip-full
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 93 not upgraded.
Need to get 1,561 kB of archives.
After this operation, 3,995 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise/universe p7zip-full amd64 9.20.1~dfsg.1-4 [1,561 kB]
Fetched 1,561 kB in 1s (934 kB/s)
Selecting previously unselected package p7zip-full.
(Reading database ... 81098 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking p7zip-full (from .../p7zip-full_9.20.1~dfsg.1-4_amd64.deb) ...
Processing triggers for man-db ...
Setting up p7zip-full (9.20.1~dfsg.1-4) ...
vagrant@dev-all-ubuntu-1204:~$ which 7za
vagrant@dev-all-ubuntu-1204:/granary$ 7za e cloudera-quickstart-vm-4.7.0-0-vmware.7z
7-Zip (A)  9.20 Copyright (c) 1999-2010 Igor Pavlov 2010-11-18
p7zip Version 9.20 (locale=en_US.UTF-8,Utf16=on,HugeFiles=on,2 CPUs)
Processing archive: cloudera-quickstart-vm-4.7.0-0-vmware.7z
Error: Can not open file as archive
02-13-2015 08:46 AM
The sha1 of the file I got was:
vagrant@dev-all-ubuntu-1204:/granary$ sha1sum cloudera-quickstart-vm-4.7.0-0-vmware.7z
Which is different from the sha1 of 626595ef7e445ecfb80280b9353340e0e049807c (from http://www.cloudera.com/content/cloudera/en/downloads/quickstart_vms/cdh-4-7-x.html)
So, I'll try to download the file again.
02-13-2015 09:03 AM
You beat me to it! I was just downloading the file to confirm the integrity of the file. I downloaded cloudera-quickstart-vm-4.7.0-0-vmware.7z, the SHA-1 checksum matched, and I was able to extract it. If you're not doing so already, I recommend using a download manager for large files (I use DownThemAll! for Firefox) - it will deal with network failures more gracefully than the one built-in to most browsers and you're less likely to have a corrupted or interrupted download.
02-13-2015 09:13 AM
Downloading the file again worked.
(Though, as a small feature request, it'd be handy to have tar.gz versions of the downloads as those utilities already come with the OSes I use:))
02-13-2015 09:25 AM
12-25-2017 09:48 PM
I downloaded the 5.12x Quickstart VM and I think I am having issues...
I have my VM running on Windows Host... and VM configured for 4 CPU and 10 GB of RAM with 100GB of Virtual Storage...
I started the VM and it appears all the services started fine ( I see 'OK' during the startup)...
I typed 'hive' on the terminal and I see 'hive' prompt showing up.
I clicked on the 'Launch Cloudera Express' link... The services are shutdown and started...
But, when I type 'Hive' again (after the services have started) 'Hive' would provide 'Connection Refused' exception to the 8820 port...
I open the Cloudera Manager page in browser and I see HDFS, Hive etc many services have grey circle on the left (says 'Stopped')...
It appears something wrong with the startup script (or do I need to manually start all the services - defeats the purpose, I suppose, if this is the case)