Since Indexima is an SQL Engine based on Hive, it uses a file named hive-site.xml to configure the Hive portion of Indexima.
It uses all the options and parameters of the official Apache hive-site.xml.
You can also find additional information on how to connect to a Hive engine.
Parameters requiring attention
Connection to LDAP server
Go to Engine LDAP Authentication.
Connection to Hadoop server with a StandAlone Mode
In the case of a StandAlone cluster (using S3, NFS for the warehouse storage) that requires to connect to a Hadoop cluster in order to load data, you need to define the
scratchdir directory on the local filesystem in order to avoid writing on HDFS.
<property> <name>hive.exec.scratchdir</name> <value>file:////tmp/indexima/scratchdir</value> </property>