Troubleshooting Common Issues in Apache Superset
Apache Superset is an open-source data visualization and dashboard platform. It is designed to be easy to use and allows users to create a wide range of interactive dashboards and visualizations with minimal coding. Superset is built on top of several other open-source technologies, including Python, Flask, and SQLAlchemy. It supports a variety of data sources, including SQL databases, NoSQL databases, and CSV files, and allows users to create charts, maps, and other visualizations using these data sources.
Superset also includes a number of features that make it easy to share and collaborate on dashboards and visualizations, including the ability to save and export dashboards, as well as to set up data security and access controls.
If you are interested in using Apache Superset, you can find more information and installation instructions on the Apache Superset website.
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The following issues are the most popular issues regarding this project:
New docker installation comes with Error: Internal server error 500
An answer to your problem may be found on DockerHub’s page:
// Setup your local admin account $ docker exec -it superset superset fab create-admin \ --username admin \ --firstname Superset \ --lastname Admin \ --email firstname.lastname@example.org \ --password admin // Migrate local DB to latest $ docker exec -it superset superset db upgrade // Setup roles $ docker exec -it superset superset init
Running “docker-compose up” fails to compile successfully (Error on importing STR_NA_VALUES from pandas)
If you are encountering an error when running
docker-compose up that is related to importing
pandas, it may be due to a compatibility issue between the version of
pandas that you are using and the version of
pandas that is required by Apache Superset.
To resolve this issue, you may need to update the version of
pandas that you are using to a version that is compatible with Apache Superset. You can do this by updating the
pandas package in your
requirements.txt file, which specifies the packages that are required by your Docker image.
Here is an example of how you can update the
pandas package in your
- Open the
requirements.txtfile in a text editor.
- Find the line that specifies the
pandaspackage. It should look something like this:
X.Y.Zwith the version of
pandasthat is compatible with Apache Superset. You can find the required version of
pandasin the Apache Superset documentation or by checking the
pandaspackage’s compatibility with Apache Superset on the web.
- Save the
requirements.txtfile and exit the text editor.
- Run the
docker-compose buildcommand to rebuild the Docker image using the updated
- Run the
docker-compose upcommand again to start the Apache Superset container.
This should resolve the error and allow the Apache Superset container to start successfully. If you are still encountering issues, you may want to check the Apache Superset documentation or seek help from the community.
Cannot assign requested address in superset_init for docker-compose
If you are encountering a “Cannot assign requested address” error when running
docker-compose to start Apache Superset, it may be due to a networking issue with the Docker container.
There are a few potential causes for this error:
- The container may be trying to bind to a network interface that is not available or is already in use. You can try specifying a different network interface or port in the
superset_initcommand to see if this resolves the issue.
- The container may be unable to communicate with other containers or services on the network due to a networking issue. You can try troubleshooting the network connectivity between the containers to see if this is the cause of the error.
- The container may be experiencing resource constraints, such as insufficient memory or CPU. You can try increasing the resource limits for the container to see if this resolves the issue.
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