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Hadoop cluster user is not showing in Ranger

Hadoop cluster user is not showing in Ranger

Expert Contributor

Hello,

I have created Hortonworks Data Cloud in AWS. From SSH I am creating a cluster user, The user is not showing me in Ranger. can any one guide me how can I resolve this issue ?

My another consern is the user which we can create in Ranger is only limited to Ranger or It can use to access the Cluster ?

same For Ambari if I create a user from Amabri is it only Ambari user ?

Thanks.

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Re: Hadoop cluster user is not showing in Ranger

you need to create the user on the node where usersync is running, please check if you create the user on that node.

then the user you create on ranger or ambari are limited to ranger/ambari respectively.

Re: Hadoop cluster user is not showing in Ranger

Expert Contributor

@Deepak Sharma

usersync is running on one of my worker nodes and i create the user on same node still user is not sync with Ranger.

Re: Hadoop cluster user is not showing in Ranger

can you check usersync.log if there is any error there ?

Re: Hadoop cluster user is not showing in Ranger

Expert Contributor

@Deepak Sharma where can I find the usersync.log ?

Re: Hadoop cluster user is not showing in Ranger

Contributor

@heta desai Please confirm whether you have LDAP/AD configured for userync.

Re: Hadoop cluster user is not showing in Ranger

Mentor

@heta desai

The usersync log is located in /var/log/ranger/usersync

Make you have enabled see attached screenshot


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