Home | About | Sematext search-lucene.com search-hadoop.com
 Search Hadoop and all its subprojects:

Switch to Threaded View
Hive >> mail # user >> HDFS directory in /user/hive/warehouse getting "hive" as Owner ?


Copy link to this message
-
Re: HDFS directory in /user/hive/warehouse getting "hive" as Owner ?
Ok I solved this
The default setting hive.metastore.execute.setugi  in Hive is FALSE
Adding this to the hive-site.xml solved it

<property>
  <name>hive.metastore.execute.setugi</name>
  <value>true</value>
  <description>In unsecure mode, setting this property to true will cause the metastore to execute DFS operations using the client's reported user and group permissions. Note that this property must be set on both the client and server sides. Further note that its best effort. If client sets its to true and server sets it to false, client setting will be ignored.</description>
</property>
From: Sanjay Subramanian <[EMAIL PROTECTED]<mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>>
Reply-To: "[EMAIL PROTECTED]<mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]<mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>>
Date: Monday, March 25, 2013 7:01 PM
To: "[EMAIL PROTECTED]<mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]<mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]>>
Subject: HDFS directory in /user/hive/warehouse getting "hive" as Owner ?

Steps to recreate the use case:

- Log in as sasubramanian to Linux Box
- Execute hive -e "CREATE TABLE name (id INT,  name STRING);"
- Go to HDFS /user/hive/warehouse/

Name  Type  Size  Replication  Block Size  Modification Time      Permission  Owner  Group
name  dir                                  2013-03-25 18:57 rwxr-xr-x   hive   supergroup

I want the table top be created as Owner = sasubramanian
How can I do that ?

Thanks
sanjay

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE
=====================This email message and any attachments are for the exclusive use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential and privileged information. Any unauthorized review, use, disclosure or distribution is prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient, please contact the sender by reply email and destroy all copies of the original message along with any attachments, from your computer system. If you are the intended recipient, please be advised that the content of this message is subject to access, review and disclosure by the sender's Email System Administrator.

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE
=====================This email message and any attachments are for the exclusive use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential and privileged information. Any unauthorized review, use, disclosure or distribution is prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient, please contact the sender by reply email and destroy all copies of the original message along with any attachments, from your computer system. If you are the intended recipient, please be advised that the content of this message is subject to access, review and disclosure by the sender's Email System Administrator.