Linux Ubuntu/Mint Troubleshooting Cloudera Hue Installation

The Tip try to Troubleshooting the Hue 3.5 Installation Issues for Ubuntu 14.04+ and Mint 17+ Linux.

Execute Only the Needed Steps when you find an Issue on the ‘make apps’ command Output… Then Try Again.

  1. Make Symlink:

    sudo ln -s /usr/lib/python2.7/plat-*/ /usr/lib/python2.7/
  2. For Error 2 Missing sasl.h

    sudo apt-get install libsasl2-dev
  3. For Error 2 Missing sqlite3.h

    sudo apt-get install libsqlite3-dev
  4. For Error Missing ffi.h

    sudo apt-get install libffi-dev
  5. For Error cffi Version Mismatch

    sudo apt install python-cffi
  6. For Error Missing gmp.h

    sudo apt-get install libgmp3-dev
  7. For Errors in Hue Plugins Maven Build

    Downgrade to Maven 2 (This issue seem to be now solved…)
    Look: How-to Install Maven 2 on Ubuntu/Mint Linux