Permission denied while creating external table


Hi Team,


Thanks for the acknowledgment for the ticket which have received.

Would you resolve today?


Expected solution : 


How to create External Table? As it shows as permission Denied?

Either provide the needed permission 


Share the Password for hduser.  One of the recommendation is to connect as $: SUDO hive.  For this password for hduser is needed.


Thanks for understanding, and expecting resolution earlier.


With Thanks and Regards,

Parthiban Arjunan

1 Answer(s)


Hi Parthiban,
Thanks for your patience.
Please use the /user/hduser to create and store external tables. You can create folder inside /user/hduser with your name and save all your data inside it.

Hope this helps.