15.10.04 - Installing Updated (Patched) Software Packages - Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata Tools and Utilities for Red Hat Enterprise Linux Installation Guide

Teradata Tools and Utilities
July 2017
  1. Log on as root (or change to root and enter the root password).
  2. Go to the location where you saved the compressed file.
  3. Read the readme file to see if it contains additional installation instructions or a list of dependencies.
  4. Uncompress and untar the files and dependent product packages into a folder for the setup packages.

    gunzip package_name | tar xvf

  5. Uninstall the previous version of software:rpm -e package_name pkgrm package_name installp -R <prefix> -u package_name
    • <prefix> is the install prefix (default is /opt)
    • package_name is the name of the package to be uninstalled (e.g., bteq1510)
  6. If the product has dependencies, install them in the following order before you install the downloaded patch:
    1. Teradata GSS Client (teragss)
    2. Shared ICU Libraries for Teradata (tdicu)
    3. Teradata Call-Level Interface version 2 (cliv2)
    4. Teradata Data Connector API (piom)
    5. Other Products
  7. Install the downloaded software:rpm -ivh --nodeps package_name pkgrm package_name installp -R <prefix> -acdFX 'pwd'/product.bff all

    where <prefix> is the install prefix (e.g., default prefix is /opt)