Enabling the S3 File Browser for Hue in CDW with RAZ

The S3 File Browser in Hue is enabled by default. However, you must set the path to your S3 directory in the hue-safety-valve field to avoid a 403 error when you click on the S3 File Browser.

  1. Sign in to Cloudera Data Warehouse DWAdmin or DWUser.
  2. Go to the Virtual Warehouse from which you want to access the S3 buckets and click .
  3. Go to CONFIGURATIONS > Hue and select hue-safety-valve from the Configuration files drop-down menu.
  4. Add the path to your S3 bucket under the [filebrowser] section as follows:
    (Optional) Per-user home directories are created by default. To disable automatic user directory creation, you can add the following lines in the hue-safety-valve as follows:
  5. Click APPLY.
    You should be able to view the icon for the S3 File Browser on the left assist panel on the Hue web interface.