Use Windows VScode to edit Linux files.

VScode is one of the best code editors with lots of add-on packages. Although you can install VScode in linux and use X windows to edit in linux, most people run VScode in Windows and would like to edit Linux files from Windows within VScode. There is a simple way to do this using the … Continue reading Use Windows VScode to edit Linux files.

Connect Excel to Cloudera Hive/Impala

Below procedure will help you connect Microsoft Excel to Cloudera Impala or Hive using ODBC driver. First download and install the MIT Kerberos Client for windows from Kerberos for Windows Release 4.1 - current release Make sure you get the Kerberos userid/password from the Cloudera Administrator and your are able to login and get a … Continue reading Connect Excel to Cloudera Hive/Impala

How to archive or delete old Office365 emails

There are two ways we can archive or delete old emails in Office365 outlook mailbox. You can use Outlook in Desktop and right click the inbox folder and select Properties->AutoArchive and select the options to archive or delete after preferred number of days.You can use Mozilla Thunderbird email client and right click on the email … Continue reading How to archive or delete old Office365 emails

Access webhdfs using Kerberos from laptop client

The following blog shows how to access a kerberized hadoop cluster from a Chrome browser in laptop. https://community.hortonworks.com/articles/28537/user-authentication-from-windows-workstation-to-hd.html This will work mostly except change the below: 3. network.negotiate-auth.gsslib = C:\Program Files\MIT\Kerberos\bin\gssapi64.dll instead of the gssapi32.dll  since we mostly use 64-bit Firefox which doesnt work with the 32bit dll.    

Install Windows Server 2012R2 using Virtualbox VHD

This blog will show how to download Windows Server 2012R2 180days evaluation and create a VM using Virtualbox VHD. Reference: http://www.sysprobs.com/download-windows-server-2012-r2-vhd-on-virtualbox-vmware-workstation First download the VHD file from Microsoft website. Make sure to select the VHD option: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/evaluate-windows-server-2012-r2 NOTE: Once you use this VHD file to create a VM then this file cannot be used again … Continue reading Install Windows Server 2012R2 using Virtualbox VHD

Enable Linux subsystem on Windows

We need to enable Windows Subsystem for Linux (Beta) which is basically Ubuntu linux on Windows. 1. Before installing the Linux Subsystem, you have to have: Windows 10 (Anniversary update or later version) 64-bit installation (can’t run on 32-bit systems) 2. Go to Windows Settings and click on pushbutton to Enable developer mode. It may … Continue reading Enable Linux subsystem on Windows

Install Ansible on Windows 10 WSL-Ubuntu

Steps to install Ansible on Windows 10. First we need to enable Windows Subsystem for Linux (Beta) which is an Ubuntu linux on Windows. Complete the steps in this blog: https://plenium.wordpress.com/2017/11/21/install-linux-on-windows/   <<<NEXT STEPS>>> Install Ansible Latest Releases Via Apt (Ubuntu) To configure the PPA on your machine and install ansible run these commands: $ sudo … Continue reading Install Ansible on Windows 10 WSL-Ubuntu