Month: August 2014
UCR birding spots
Botanical Gardens: The most obvious birding spot on campus is the Botanical Gardens. Diverse species of birds including easy to see California Towhees, vibrant Hummingbirds, secretive Bell’s and Rufous-crowned sparrows call the gardens home. Some of the notable birds in the gardens in recent time include Winter Wren, Verdin, and Green-tailed …
Installing Hadoop cluster on Linux
I am working on creating a Big Data platform in our lab. I managed to install hadoop 2.5.0 with help of these two guides on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with Oracle JDK 7 (java version 1.7.0_65) http://www.michael-noll.com/tutorials/running-hadoop-on-ubuntu-linux-single-node-cluster/ http://askubuntu.com/questions/144433/how-to-install-hadoop After successfully deploying on single computer I moved on http://www.michael-noll.com/tutorials/running-hadoop-on-ubuntu-linux-multi-node-cluster/ I ran into …
I plan to post about my research in computer vision, photography and birding.