Install CDP client on Linux
Install CDP client on Linux and verify that the CDP CLI client is working.
To avoid conflicts with older versions of Python or other packages, Cloudera recommends
that you install the CDP client in a virtual environment. Use the
virtualenvtool to create a virtual environment and install the client.
- Use pip to install the client on a virtual environment:
~/cdpclienv/bin/pip install cdpcli
- To upgrade the CDP client to the latest version, run the following command:
~/cdpclienv/bin/pip install --upgrade cdpcli
- After the client installation process is complete, run the following command to confirm that the CDP client is working:
virtualenvis not activated: