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Accumulo, mail # user - Alternate user for tracer


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Re: Alternate user for tracer
Eric Newton 2013-05-15, 20:27
Yes.  But, technically, you don't have to give it CREATE_TABLE perms if you
create the table first, and give the tracer user WRITE perms.

-Eric

On Wed, May 15, 2013 at 4:07 PM, Terry P. <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> To help get the Accumulo root password out of my accumulo-site.xml file
> (security folks get touchy when they find 'root' and 'password' together in
> a clear text file), I'd like to configure the tracer to run as a separate
> user.
>
> Is it as simple as:
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> 1. create a user and give that user create_table permissions
> 2. edit accumulo-site.xml and set trace.user value to new user and
> trace.password to its password
> 3. stop the tracer using bin/stop-server.sh <tracer-server> tracer
> 4. drop the existing trace table
> 5. start the tracer using bin/start-server.sh <tracer-server> tracer
>
> Thanks in advance everyone.
>