How-to Install Latest HBase Database Server for Linux Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal 32bit/64bit Step-by-Step Easy-Visual Guide

March 12th, 2013 by Regaz



The Step-by-Step Guide Shows You How-to Install and Getting-Started with the Latest HBase Server Release on Ubuntu Linux 12.10 Quantal i386/amd64 Desktop.

And this Visual Guide includes the Basic Screenshots of All GUI Steps involved.

The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Understand;)

Inside the Post you Find a Link to Get Installed the Required Oracle Official Java JDK for Ubuntu Linux.

HBase Gnome Penguin
  1. Download Latest HBase Database Server Stable Release

    Latest HBase Stable tar.gz Release
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract HBase into /tmpLinux Mint HBase Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Ubuntu Linux12 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate the HBase Server

    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    mv /tmp/hbase* /opt
  5. Setup the HBase Server WriteTo Location

    The Server by Default Write Into /tmp So to Keep the Data over Reboot Set a New Location.

    nano /opt/hbase*/conf/hbase-site.xml

    Inserts Setup Between Existing Configuration Tags:

    
    
    hbase.rootdir
    file:////opt/hbase
    
    
    

    Ctrl+x to Save & Exit :)

  6. Setup JAVA_HOME for HBase

    Check if Oracle Java JDK 1.6+ is Installed:

    which java

    The Output Should Contains “/jdk1.X.Y”, If Not See Below How to Install Oracle JDK for Linux Mint.

    How-to Install Required Oracle Java JDK on Ubuntu:

    Installing Oracle JDK for Ubuntu

    JAVA_HOME Env. Variable Setup:

    nano /opt/hbase*/conf/hbase-env.sh

    Uncomment the Line Containing JAVA_HOME and Set the Right Path.

  7. Quick Start with HBase Database Server

    HBase Database Quick Start

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