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Bundle Content

SmartSense collects the following types of data:

  • Operating system:

    • Configuration (partition layouts, file system mount options, key service status, network configurations, and so on)

    • Metrics (CPU, memory, I/O statistics, network statistics, and so on)

    • Logs (system messages and driver messages)

  • Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) service:

    • Configuration

    • Metrics (JMX reports and installed packages)

    • Logs (only for support case troubleshooting: not for SmartSense analysis)

    • Summary of cluster activity

When using SmartSense to capture support case troubleshooting bundles for issues with YARN applications or Hive queries, SmartSense captures additional data.

YARN application capture:

  • Job configuration

  • Job counters

  • Job recommendations

  • Job summary

  • Job logs

  • Task counters

  • Task summary

Hive Query capture:

  • Query plan

  • Explain plain

  • set –v output

  • HS2 HA znode info

  • Hive operations log

  • YARN logs

To see data and files that are captured in your specific environment, perform a capture and then download the unencrypted bundle. To see a step-by-step example of how to do this, refer to the How to inspect SmartSense bundle contents Hortonworks Community Connection post. If any files contain information that you would like to remove, replace, or anonymize, refer to Configuring Data Anonymization Rules.