I am installing the latest beta drop. I was able to boot and install the 2 storage nodes and the compute node. According to the details, it was restarting the services.
2012-05-23 09:41:15 hostnameHere Init_services Starting all services; please wait . . .
Since this was taking a while, I started digging through the logs and found this:
Warning: Permanently added 'kernel-service,172.20.101.200' (RSA) to the list of known hosts.
cat: /.CLOUD_FIRST_BOOT: No such file or directory
Waiting for the hbase cluster to be ready!
It seems to be hung waiting on a file that it is not finding.
Is there any recovery from this? If not, is there a way to prevent it during a reinstall?
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Updated on 2012-05-24T02:15:42Z at 2012-05-24T02:15:42Z by kenblake
rossella 120000Q98F58 Posts
Re: Install not finishing at restarting services2012-05-23T20:07:45ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.Hi!
The first think I would check if hbase is really stuck... Actually even easier waht I would do is to stop all services again, ensure they are really stopped (you may need to kill some of them) and then try to restart them.
Actually, since the first one you may want to start is hbase, as soon as you started it, look into its logs. They should be somewhere under /opt/hbase*/ the name of the directory is logs.
If there are issues in starting HBASE then there is no sense to try to start all the other pieces, that's why I'm suggesting to investigate HBASE first.
PeterTuton 100000FGWD14 Posts
Re: Install not finishing at restarting services2012-05-23T22:56:40ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.For the record Ken, you're not alone - I experienced the same issue. I did not attempt to resolve it though because I realised I selected minimal install instead of custom, where the symptom did not persist.
kenblake 20000030CG6 Posts
Re: Install not finishing at restarting services2012-05-24T02:15:42ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.
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