Enabling ABFS file browser for Hue configured with IDBroker
You can directly access the Azure file storage from Hue to upload files and tables to Azure file storage and import CSV files as tables directly in Hue by enabling the ABFS file browser on the Hue user interface.
core-site.xmlfile. Verify that the following property is present in the
<property> <name>fs.azure.ext.cab.address</name> <value>https://<idbrokerurl>:8444/gateway</value> </property>
This property is automatically appended to the
when you enable Knox IDBroker on your cluster.
- Sign in to Cloudera Manager as an Admin user.
- Go to .
Specify the following in the Hue Server Advanced Configuration
Snippet (Safety Valve) for hue_safety_valve_server.ini
[desktop] [azure] [[abfs_clusters]] [[[default]]] fs_defaultfs=abfs://<container_name>@<storage_name>.dfs.core.windows.net webhdfs_url=https://<storage_name>.dfs.core.windows.net/The custom configuration is stored in the
The ABFS file browser icon appears on the left Assist panel as well as on the left navigation bar on the Hue web UI.