Apache Apex test sandbox
This repository contains a ready to use Apache Apex test sandbox docker image in which hadoop and apex is preinstalled and running. All one need to do is launch this docker image and start playing with apex.
Run apex docker container
This will create and start a docker container from the docker image.
docker run -it --name=apex-sandbox apacheapex/sandbox:3.5.0
Start apex cli after launching docker container
apex@62550653e2d8:~$ apex Apex CLI 3.5.0 15.06.2016 @ 08:20:44 UTC rev: 85a2bdd branch: 85a2bdd9bfce49a904b45a4d0d015434d1a89216 apex>
Linux user information
NOTE: User "apex" is added in sudoers list and is provided with root privileges.
Run docker container with host directory mounted
This will create and start a docker container and docker images while mounting local filesystem directory as a mount point inside docker container.
docker run -it --name=apex-sandbox -v /local/path/to/mount:/mount_location apacheapex/sandbox:3.5.0
Start already created docker container
docker start -i apex-sandbox
Hadoop and YARN WebUI from local machine
Following command will map yarn and hadoop ports exposed inside docker container to be mapped to ports of host machine.
docker run -it --name=apex-sandbox -p 50070:50070 -p 8088:8088 apacheapex/sandbox:3.5.0
After docker has started, one can point host machine's browser to localhost:50070 and localhost:8088 to see hadoop and yarn WebUI respectively.