Viewing the Hbase user interface
To view the Hbase UI master, some configuration needs to be done so that the access is via proxy, and if fully secure to your cluster only.
How to do it …
There are two ways to connect to the cluster, as follows:
Using SSH and via Browser:
As we are more browser-centric here, we will be connecting using Firefox and Chrome.
- On Mac OS X, choose
Applications>Utilities>Terminaland open a Terminal:
8157with an unused , local port number, and replace
ec2-54-252-202-32.ap-southeast-2.compute.amazonaws.comwith the master public DNS name of your cluster.
- Now you can use the following command:
ssh –i ~/hbase03.pem –N –D 8157 hadoop@ ec2-54-252-202-32.ap-southeast-2.compute.amazonaws.com
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