Downloading HDFS Directory Access Permission Reports

For each HDFS service, you can download a report that details the HDFS directories a group has permission to access.

Minimum Required Role: Cluster Administrator (also provided by Full Administrator)

  1. In the Cloudera Manager Admin Console, click Clusters > ClusterName > Reports.
  2. In the Directory Access by Group row, click CSV or XLS.
    The Download User Access Report pop-up displays.
  3. In the pop-up, type a group and directory.
  4. Click Download. A report of the selected type will be generated containing the following information – path, owner, permissions, and size – for each directory contained in the specified directory that the specified group has access to.