Apache Kylin : Analytical Data Warehouse for Big Data

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When you deploy Kylin for more users, switch to LDAP authentication is recommended. In the test environment, you can update the password of the default user and add new users according to the following methods.

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Before kylin 3.0.0-beta

In kylin versions before 3.0.0, Kylin uses a simple, configuration based user registry by default. There are three pre-defined test users users in kylinSecurity.xml, their password encrypted value is hard-coded in `kylinSecurity.xml`, they are 'ADMIN:KYLIN', 'ANALYST:ANALYST', 'MODELER:MODELER'.


6、New users can also use similar methods.

Kylin 3.0.0-beta and later

In kylin3.0.0 and later, the three built-in user names and passwords are not changed, but they are no longer stored in the `kylinSecurity.xml`, but in the metadata under /user. You can learn more detail from this JIRA: 

serverASF JIRA

If you want to modify the password or add users in kylin3.0.0 and later, you can operate on system page in kylin web ui