You will need to know the location of binaries, configuration files, and libraries when working with HBase.
/etc/hbase/conf is the location for all of HBase’s configuration files.
HBase uses Debian Alternatives, so there are a number of symlinks to the configuration files.
/etc/hbase/conf is a symlink to /etc/alternatives/hbase-conf.
/etc/alternatives/hbase-conf is a symlink to /etc/hbase/conf.dist
/var/log/hbase contains all of the HBase log files.
The following configuration files are located in /etc/hbase/conf