HBase can be configured to offer impersonation, with or without Kerberos. This means that users can send commands to HBase through Hue without losing the fact that they will be run under their own credentials, instead of the ‘hue’ user.
Then check in
core-site.xmlthat HBase is authorized to impersonates someone:
And finally check that Hue point to a local config directory of HBase specified in its