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Quick Start

Guide To Install Apache Eagle 0.4.0-incubating On Hortonworks sandbox.

For older versions: Apache Eagle 0.3.0-incubating Quick Start

  • Setup Environment
  • Download + Patch + Build
  • Setup Hadoop1 Environment.
  • Install Eagle.
  • Sample Application: Hive2 query activity monitoring in sandbox

Setup Environment

Eagle requires a streaming environment to run various applications. For more details, please check Setup Environment

Download + Patch + Build

  • Download latest Eagle source released From Apache [Tar], [MD5].
  • Build manually with Apache Maven:

    $ tar -zxvf apache-eagle-0.4.0-incubating-src.tar.gz
    $ cd apache-eagle-0.4.0-incubating-src 
    $ curl -O
    $ git apply 268.patch
    $ mvn clean package -DskipTests

    After building successfully, you will get a tarball under eagle-assembly/target/ named apache-eagle-0.4.0-incubating-bin.tar.gz

Install Eagle

 $ scp -P 2222 eagle-assembly/target/apache-eagle-0.4.0-incubating-bin.tar.gz root@
 $ ssh root@ -p 2222 (password is hadoop)
 $ tar -zxvf apache-eagle-0.4.0-incubating-bin.tar.gz
 $ mv apache-eagle-0.4.0-incubating eagle
 $ mv eagle /usr/hdp/current/
 $ cd /usr/hdp/current/eagle
 $ examples/

Sample Application: Hive query activity monitoring in sandbox

After executing examples/, you have a sample application (topology) running on the Apache Storm (check with storm ui), and a sample policy of Hive activity monitoring defined.

Next you can trigger an alert by running a Hive query.

$ su hive
$ hive
$ set hive.execution.engine=mr;
$ use xademo;
$ select a.phone_number from customer_details a, call_detail_records b where a.phone_number=b.phone_number;


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  2. All mentions of “hive” on this page represent Apache Hive. 

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