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Re: Hbase on 64-bit Windows 7: "hostname not provided"

correct hbase configuration file (hbase.zookeeper.quorum needs to be set to


hbase-site.xml :

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<?xml-stylesheet type="text/xsl" href="configuration.xsl"?>
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        <description>The directory shared by region servers.

  <description>Comma separated list of servers in the ZooKeeper Quorum.
  For example, "host1.mydomain.com,host2.mydomain.com,host3.mydomain.com".
  By default this is set to localhost for local and pseudo-distributed modes
  of operation. For a fully-distributed setup, this should be set to a full
  list of ZooKeeper quorum servers. If HBASE_MANAGES_ZK is set in
  this is the list of servers which we will start/stop ZooKeeper on.

        <description>The mode the cluster will be in. Possible values are
      false: standalone and pseudo-distributed setups with managed Zookeeper
      true: fully-distributed with unmanaged Zookeeper Quorum (see





On Mon, Jan 18, 2010 at 7:51 PM, Andrew Milkowski <[EMAIL PROTECTED]
> wrote:

> Hi stack
> Environment is cygwin (version 1.7), Windows 7 64-bit
> This was the only way I could manage to get hbase up (with a standalone
> zookeeper server) , problem does not exist on Unix (Centos) but that is
> expected also I am working to have complete installation
> hadoop/hbase/zookeeper running on the Mac will be happy to follow up on
> issues.
> As far as adding "workaround", absolutely (I tried just about anything, as
> the original author of this issues, I have had no problems running
> "self-managed" zookeeper on Windows 32-bit XP
> (fyi, I did not try to "force" IPv4 , but I did try change cygwin sshd and
> ssh configuration files to use IPV4, no effect),
> btw, thanks for your great work, product (hadoop family) is phenomenal!
> cheers
> Following are sequenced steps and configuration files used (IndexedRegion
> server parameters is of course optional)
> Sequence of run:
> 1.start zookeeper (zkServer.sh start)  (ping to check "live" status:
> zkCli.sh -server
> 2. start hadoop
> 3. start hbase
> <configuration>
>   <property>
>         <name>hbase.rootdir</name>
>         <value>hdfs://localhost:9000/hbase</value>
>         <description>The directory shared by region servers.