Maybe the shell is dumb on windows Rob?
If you write a bit of java, does that work fine as a client? See
for a bit of code to try (check it for any linux presumptions first
You saw this doc. too I suppose?
On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 1:49 PM, Rob Marano <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hey Guys,
> I am having a whopper of a major problem getting HBase v0.20.5 running on my
> system, which is a Windows 7 x64 Ultimate running with 64-bit Java
> v1.6.0_20, Hadoop v0.20.2, and Zookeeper v3.3.1.
> Hadoop runs well. Zookeeper runs well. HBase seems to run well, but when I
> issue the hbase shell command and run Hbase command status or help or
> anything else, it hangs. I got the same configuration to run well on my
> Ubuntu Server 10.04 x64.
> Has anyone gotten HBase to run on Windows? I am trying to prototype my
> upcoming new version of software to be based upon Hadoop, HBase and
> So basically I am crying uncle and asking for some serious help!
> Arnold H. Glasow - "Success is simple. Do what's right, the right way, at
> the right time."