How to Connect to Hive

The Connection Dialog and the fields available there ( host, port, user, database, SSH ) are explained in the Connection dialog page. 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"