MapR 5.0 Documentation : Configuring Drill

Drill is highly configurable. This document focuses on MapR-related configurations and refers to the open source Drill documentation for generic information. Key things to configure are:

Drill typically runs along side other workloads, including the following:

  • MapReduce
  • Yarn
  • HBase
  • Hive and Pig
  • Spark

You need to plan and configure these resources for use with Drill and other workloads:

Configuring Access Rights

If the security in your organization limits access to MapR-DB/HBase tables, you might experience a problem querying the tables. If you have 777 file-level permissions to a table, yet a query returns no results, you might need to add your user name to the maprcli access list (ACL).