In case if you need exact commands etc. you can follow this
On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 7:17 PM, John Bickerstaff <j...@johnbickerstaff.com>
> I had quite a lot of "fun" figuring out how to install Solr Cloud. Because
> it uses Zookeeper, the Solr folks don't say much about Zookeeper and the
> Zookeeper folks don't say much about Solr.
> I finally put my notes together and posted them online for download. There
> is one in the set called something like 6.1_final.txt and that will contain
> a step-by-step way to set up the Solr Cloud. You can modify for your
> Hope this helps...
> Oh, by the way, you MUST have a minimum of 3 Zookeepers as far as I know,
> due to the need to elect a "leader" if one goes down.
> From the zookeeper site: Three ZooKeeper servers is the minimum recommended
> size for an ensemble, and we also recommend that they run on separate
> See this: https://zookeeper.apache.org/doc/r3.1.2/zookeeperAdmin.html
> Virtual box and Linux VMs are free (except for the time to build them) and
> you may want to take that route instead of doing everything on the same
> machine, but that's up to you...
> On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 5:02 PM, Sadheera Vithanage <sadhee...@gmail.com>
> > Hello solr experts,
> > I am new to solr and facing a problem while trying to implement solr
> > with zoo keeper.
> > I am having 2 zookeeper instances residing on the same machines as solr
> > instances(not the best config but to get started).
> > I got my zookeeper instances and solr instances to work but I am getting
> > error as below.
> > - *Core_Name:*
> > org.apache.solr.common.SolrException:org.apache.solr.
> > Could not load conf for core *Core_Name*: Error loading solr config
> > solrconfig.xml
> > I had these cores running as a standalone instance before and I haven't
> > pushed the config to zookeeper.
> > I am assuming that is the problem, If someone could send me the proper
> > syntax pushing the config to zookeeper, It would be great, I tried the
> > syntax on the web but I ddnt get it ryt..
> > Also, I am unable to create collections from the web ui, it doesn't list
> > any configurations.
> > OS: Ubuntu
> > Solr version: 6.2.0
> > If I can get a list of setup steps, for this config It will help as
> > Please let me know if you need further clarifications.
> > Thank you very much.
> > --
> > Regards
> > Sadheera Vithanage