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'MySQL' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file.

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125938 Sep 13,2016 06:44 AM UTC Sep 16,2016 06:26 AM UTC Big Data Platform 3
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Venkatesh Waralu
Asked On September 13, 2016 06:44 AM UTC


I'm getting this error when i try to run this "hadoop jar %SYNCBDP_HOME%\SDK\Hadoop\share\hadoop\mapreduce\hadoop-mapreduce-examples-*.jar  pentomino /pentomino" command in Hadoop section. 

Getting this error "'MySQL' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file." when i open big data power shell command.

Attaching error details. I tried all possible option but not able to solve this problem. Can you please help me on this?

Appreciated for solving my problem.


Attachment: Error_20ff059a.rar

Churchil Mariyasagayaraj [Syncfusion]
Replied On September 14, 2016 01:22 PM UTC

Hi Venkatesh, 
Thank you for using Syncfusion BigData Platform. 
We suspect that MySQL software is installed in your machine. In MySQL, some of directory’s name which contain “&” character in it. Due to this “&” character Hadoop command shell execution failed.  
Please remove the MySQL System variables form your machine.  
Above solution may affect the MySQL functionalities. So we have considered this as defect; we have created incident for this defect. We will assist you through incident under your Direct Trac account.  
Our Direct Trac support system can be accessed from the following link:     
Churchil M  

Venkatesh Waralu
Replied On September 15, 2016 05:23 AM UTC

Thank you Churchil.

Please let me know if you need any more information from my side.

Ramkumar R [Syncfusion]
Replied On September 16, 2016 06:26 AM UTC

Hi Venkatesh, 

We would like you to follow up with the incident created under your account for the solution. 



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