|CDH 5 and Cloudera Manager 5
- To learn more about CDH 5 and Cloudera Manager 5, see the
- For the latest important information about new features, incompatible changes,
and known issues, see the
- For information on the versions of the components in the latest release, and
links to each project's changes files and release notes, see
the packaging section of
and Download Information.
- Cloudera Manager is installed in the VM but is turned off by default. If you
would like to use Cloudera Manager, open the Launch Cloudera Manager icon
on the desktop. It is strongly recommended that before you do so, you configure
the VM with a minimum of 8 GiB of RAM and 2 virtual CPU cores (by default it will
use 4 GiB of RAM and 1 virtual CPU core). Cloudera Manager and all of the CDH
services might not launch properly with less RAM. After launching Cloudera
Manager, all of the services in CDH are started, although it might take several
minutes for Cloudera Manager to start all of the services. To conserve resources
and improve performance, it is recommended that you stop services you do not plan
to use. Changes made to configuration files before launching Cloudera Manager are
You can start or reconfigure any installed services using the web
interface that is automatically displayed when the VM starts.
If Cloudera Manager is running, do not use command-line
utilities to start, stop, or configure CDH components.