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Change default log directory path

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Hi Can someone help me how to change the log directory paths from /var/log to /hadoop/var/log. we have HDFS, YARN, MapReduce2, Hive, Spark2, Zookeeper, Ambari Metrics and smartsense services running in our Dev Env.

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Hi @rkottaru ,

 

You may want to check below two threads and see if they are helpful:

https://community.cloudera.com/t5/Support-Questions/Log-file-location-Is-there-a-way-to-change-var-l...

https://community.cloudera.com/t5/Support-Questions/Change-the-log-location-for-Ambari-Metrics-Colle...

 

Thanks,

Li

Li Wang, Technical Solution Manager


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@lwang 

Thanks for the Info my question is , our current log directory paths are set as var/log/service so to change this to /hadoop/var/log/servce should we create any directories or move the current directories under /var/log or just change the Hadoop Log Dir Prefix to /hadoop/var/log  in Ambari fix the issue.

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