Table of Contents


  1. Preface
  2. Command Line Programs and Utilities
  3. Installing and Configuring Command Line Utilities
  4. Using the Command Line Programs
  5. Environment Variables for Command Line Programs
  6. Using infacmd
  7. infacmd as Command Reference
  8. infacmd aud Command Reference
  9. infacmd autotune Command Reference
  10. Infacmd bg Command Reference
  11. infacmd ccps Command Reference
  12. infacmd cluster Command Reference
  13. infacmd cms Command Reference
  14. infacmd dis Command Reference
  15. Infacmd dis Queries
  16. infacmd dp Command Reference
  17. infacmd idp Command Reference
  18. infacmd edp Command Reference
  19. Infacmd es Command Reference
  20. infacmd ics Command Reference
  21. infacmd ipc Command Reference
  22. infacmd isp Command Reference
  23. infacmd ldm Command Reference
  24. infacmd mas Command Reference
  25. infacmd mi Command Reference
  26. infacmd mrs Command Reference
  27. infacmd ms Command Reference
  28. infacmd oie Command Reference
  29. infacmd ps Command Reference
  30. infacmd pwx Command Reference
  31. infacmd roh Command Reference
  32. infacmd rms Command Reference
  33. infacmd rtm Command Reference
  34. infacmd sch Command Reference
  35. infacmd search Command Reference
  36. infacmd sql Command Reference
  37. infacmd tdm Command Reference
  38. infacmd tools Command Reference
  39. infacmd wfs Command Reference
  40. infacmd ws Command Reference
  41. infacmd xrf Command Reference
  42. infacmd Control Files
  43. infasetup Command Reference
  44. pmcmd Command Reference
  45. pmrep Command Reference
  46. Working with filemanager
  47. Working with pmrep Files

Metadata Access Service Options

Metadata Access Service Options

Use the Metadata Access Service options with the infacmd mas UpdateServiceOptions command.
Enter Metadata Access Service options in the following format:
... -o option_type.option_name=value
To enter multiple options, separate them with a space. To enter a value that contains a space or other non-alphanumeric character, enclose the value in quotation marks.
The following table describes Metadata Access Service options:
The Hadoop distribution directory on the Metadata Access Service node. The contents of the Metadata Access Service Hadoop distribution directory must be identical to Hadoop distribution directory on the data nodes. Type
<Informatica Installation directory/Informatica/services/shared/hadoop/[Hadoop_distribution_name]
Security protocol that the Metadata Access Service uses. Enter one of the following values:
  • HTTP. Requests to the service must use an HTTP URL.
  • HTTPS. Requests to the service must use an HTTPS URL.
When you set the HTTP protocol type to HTTPS, you enable Transport Layer Security (TLS) for the service.
Default is HTTP.
Flag to indicate if the Metadata Access Service can use operating system profiles for metadata preview. Default is false.
The file path to the Kerberos keytab file on the machine on which the Metadata Access Service runs.
Not applicable for the MapR distribution.
Service Principal Name (SPN) of the Metadata Access Service to connect to a Hadoop cluster that uses Kerberos authentication.
Not applicable for the MapR distribution.
Required if the Hadoop cluster uses Kerberos authentication.


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