Archive for January, 2022

Use external Hive Metastore for Synapse Spark Pool

Azure Synapse Analytics Benjamin Perkins

I wrote this article which is what helped me progress forward with this. External Apache Hive metastore, Azure Databricks, Azure SQL I am following these instructions.  Here is the kicker, which is likely something most people may already know, but in order to make this configuration the Hive Metastore must already exist on the Azure […]

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Azure Function Access Restriction

Security Cyber Benjamin Perkins

If you wanted to block inbound traffic to your Azure Function, one option is to use an Access Restriction.  To check if you have one, navigate to the Networking blade for your Azure Function and check if Access restriction is On. Figure 1, Access Restriction and Azure Functions Take caution that although this let’s you […]

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Access to the path ‘D:\home\site\wwwroot\host.json’ is denied.

Azure Functions Benjamin Perkins

If you a receive a System.UnauthorizedAccessException with a message Access to the path ‘D:\home\site\wwwroot\host.json’ is denied, then it likely means you have a network configuration which is blocking access to the Azure Storage Account on which your Azure Function is hosted.  Perform the following to check and see if this could be the case. Check […]

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Access to the path is denied, Azure DevOps, Azure Deployment Center

Azure Functions Benjamin Perkins

I have been doing some testing with Azure Function deployments which requires me to break stuff.  That gets me into some real trouble sometimes when all I want is a deployment to work like normal.  Here are some other articles I wrote also while doing this. Azure DevOps Visual Studio 2022 add source code Missing […]

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