Command Line Installation
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Install and Enable Ranger HBase Plug-in

  1. Extract your build at the appropriate place.

    Copy ranger-<version>-SNAPSHOT-hbase-plugin.tar.gz to Active_Hbasemaster host in directory /usr/hdp/<hdp-version>/.

  2. Change directory to /usr/hdp/<hdp-version>.

  3. Untar ranger-<version>-SNAPSHOT-SNAPSHOT-hbase-plugin.tar.gz.

  4. Change directories to ranger-<version>-SNAPSHOT-hbase-plugin.

  5. Edit the file.

    Enter the appropriate values for each of the following properties:

    Table 5.16. Property Values


    Additionally, for the Audit info, Solr/HDFS options are available.

  6. Enable the HBase plug-in:

    export JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java-1.7.0-openjdk.x86_64
  7. Stop and start hbase:

    su hbase -c "/usr/hdp/current/hbase-master/bin/ stop regionserver; sleep 25"
    su hbase -c "/usr/hdp/current/hbase-regionserver/bin/ stop master"
    su hbase -c "/usr/hdp/current/hbase-master/bin/ start master; sleep 25"
    su hbase -c "/usr/hdp/current/hbase-regionserver/bin/ start regionserver"
  8. Create the default repo for HBase with proper configuration.

    In the custom repo configuration, add the component user to hbase for each of the following properties:

    • policy.grantrevoke.auth.users


  9. Use the Audit->plugins tab to verify that the HBase plug-in is communicating with Ranger admin.