Configuring HTTP Cookie Persistence
Reference material for enabling HTTP cookie persistence when setting up Kerberos for non-Ambari clusters.
During HTTP authentication, a cookie is dropped. This is a persistent cookie that is valid across browser sessions. For clusters that require enhanced security, it is desirable to have a session cookie that gets deleted when the user closes the browser session.
You can use the following
core-site.xml property to specify
cookie persistence across browser sessions.
<property> <name>hadoop.http.authentication.cookie.persistent</name> <value>true</value> </property>
The default value for this property is