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How-to: Create an IntelliJ IDEA Project for Apache Hadoop

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Thanks to Charles Lamb, Source: Cloudera Link: here Prefer IntelliJ IDEA over Eclipse? We’ve got you covered: learn how to get ready to contribute to Apache Hadoop via an IntelliJ project. It’s generally useful to have an IDE at your disposal when you’re developing and debugging code. When I first started working on HDFS, I used Eclipse, but I’ve recently switched to JetBrains’ IntelliJ IDEA (specifically, version 13.1 Community Edition). My main motivation was the ease of project setup in the face of Maven and Google Protocol Buffers (used in HDFS). The latter is an issue because the code generated by protoc ends up in one of the target subdirectories, which can be a configuration headache. The problem is not that Eclipse can’t handle getting these files into the classpath — it’s that in my personal experience, configuration is cumbersome and it takes more time to set up a new project whenever I make a new clone. Conversely, IntelliJ’s import maven project functionality seems to “just…

Introducing : Cloudera LIVE

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Source: cloudera, Thanks to Cloudera Cloudera Live is a new way to get started with Apache Hadoop, online. No downloads, no installations, no waiting. Watch tutorial videos and work with real-world examples of the complete Hadoop stack included with CDH, Cloudera’s completely open source Hadoop platform, to: Learn Hue, the Hadoop User Interface developed by ClouderaQuery data using popular projects like Apache Hive, Apache Pig, Impala, Apache Solr, and Apache Spark (new!)Develop workflows using Apache Oozie