Apache Sqoop is a tool designed for efficiently transferring bulk data between Apache Hadoop and structured data stores such as relational databases.
The Sqoop-1.4.0-INCUBATING installation is done in below versions of Linux, Java and Hadoop respectively.
UBUNTU 12.04 LTS
I have hduser as a dedicated hadoop system user. I had installed my Hadoop in /home/hduser/hadoop folder. Now I am going to install sqoop in /home/hduser folder. Change the directory to the hduser and execute below commands.
Download the Sqoop from below URL using wget.
Unzip the tar file.
sudo tar xzf sqoop-1.4.0-incubating.tar.gz
Change the name to Sqoop.
sudo mv sqoop-1.4.0-incubating Sqoop
Set the SQOOP_HOME path.
I had downloaded the Sqoop to the /home/hduser/sqoop folder.
Test your installation by typing
Download the appropriate database driver and store it in lib folder /home/hduser/sqoop/lib.
Go to the ->sqoop -> bin and test examples…