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Stuck in step 3: Start Flume

Stuck in step 3: Start Flume

New Contributor

[root@sandbox ~]# flume-ng -n sandbox --conf /etc/flume/conf -f /etc/flume/conf/flume.conf Error: Unknown or unspecified command '-n' Why am I getting this error, when I followed all steps given in the tutorial.

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Re: Stuck in step 3: Start Flume

Mentor

which tutorial are you running? You can start flume via Ambari, you don't need to manually start Flume agent through command line. @Utkarsh Gupta

Re: Stuck in step 3: Start Flume

Expert Contributor

you have missed an "agent" word.

flume-ng agent -n ... -f ....