Step 5: Set up the Cloudera Manager Database
Cloudera Manager Server includes a script that can create and configure a database for itself.
The script can:
- Create the Cloudera Manager Server database configuration file.
- (PostgreSQL) Create and configure a database for Cloudera Manager Server to use.
- (PostgreSQL) Create and configure a user account for Cloudera Manager Server.
Although the script can create a database, the following procedures assume that you have already created the database as described in Step 4: Install and Configure Databases.
The following sections describe the syntax for the script and demonstrate how to use it: