Install HBase on Linux dev

My dev environment

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, HBase 1.2.1, Java 8, Hadoop 2.2.0


Java. How to install:

Hadoop. How to install:

Installation steps

  1. Download HBase. At the time of writing this article it is 1.2.1 version:
  2. Extract downloaded archive to installation folder /opt/hbase/
  3. Edit /opt/hbase/conf/hbase-site.xml
  4. If hdfs is stopped, start it /opt/hadoop/sbin/
  5. Start hbase /opt/hbase/bin/

Use HBase shell

Start it by /opt/hbase/bin/hbase shell

Run your commands


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