By default there is no msi or exe installer.
However Windows support for Hadoop has improved.
The above link might be of interest to you.
On Sat, Mar 2, 2013 at 9:45 PM, Mayur Patil <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> I have noticed there is each platform specific installer of hadoop.
> For example,
> hadoop-1.0.x-i386.deb & hadoop-1.0.x-x86_64.deb which works fine on
> the Ubuntu and other debian based distros
> even on server version.
> hadoop-1.0.x-i386.rpm & hadoop-1.0.x-x86_64.rpm which works fine on
> the RPM based
> lly, even on server version.
> So ,there is not any .exe or .msi installer [?]
> As per my liitle reading on websites, there are methods to install by
> package openssh and cygwin but I find it bit messy (not configurable
> easily even after 3-4 reboot).
> So is there any technique how to run Hadoop on WIndows??
> Thank you !!