Enabling ABFS file browser for Hue configured without 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. You must specify the Azure client ID and the client secret ID information along with the tenant ID in the Hue Server Advanced Configuration Snippet if you have not set up authentication using Knox IDBroker.
- 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] # Remove the file browser from the blacklisted apps. # Tweak the app_blacklist property to suit your app configuration. app_blacklist=spark,zookeeper,hive,hbase,search,oozie,jobsub,pig,sqoop,security [azure] [[azure_accounts]] [[[default]]] client_id=<client_id> client_secret=<client_secret_id> tenant_id=<tenant_id> [[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
- Click Save Changes.
Restart the Hue service.
The ABFS file browser icon appears on the left Assist panel as well as on the left navigation bar on the Hue web interface.