How to Connect to Hive

Read first the Connection dialog page to understand the dialog fields( host, port, user, etc. ), SSH tunnel, etc.. DbSchema connects to Hive using the driver from https://github.com/timveil/hive-jdbc-uber-jar
Tip Firewalls & anti-viruses may block database connections. Read How to enable Firewall connections.

Connect using Kerberos Authentication

You may connect to Hive using Kerberos authentication using the steps described in this article:

To set Java parameters like describe in the article just start DbSchema with this parameter from command prompt:

DbSchema.exe -Dsun.security.krb5.debug=true -Djavax.security.auth.useSubjectCredsOnly=false -Djava.security.krb5.conf="[path-to-kerberos-file]/krb5.ini"