16.20 - Selecting Checkpoint and Log Directories in the Configuration File - Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata® Tools and Utilities for Linux Installation Guide Amazon Linux 2, CentOS, OEL, RedHat, SLES, Ubuntu

Product
Teradata Tools and Utilities
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
November 2020
Content Type
Installation
Publication ID
B035-3160-108K
Language
English (United States)
The configuration file contains parameters that determine the default behavior for Teradata Parallel Transporter Base, such as default checkpoint and log directories. These must be selected.
  • Edit the configuration file and specify the Teradata Parallel Transporter default directory and default log directory.
    CheckpointDirectory='<prefix>/teradata/client/short version/tbuild/checkpoint', where
    • CheckpointDirectory is the directory that contains the checkpoint files for Teradata Parallel Transporter jobs
    • prefix can be provided during install; if not, then the default is /opt
    • short version is the product version in short form (for example, 16.20)
    LogDirectory='<prefix>/teradata/client/short version/tbuild/logs', where
    • LogDirectory is the directory that contains the binary logs for Teradata Parallel Transporter jobs
    • prefix can be provided during install; if not, then the default is /opt
    • short version is the product version in short form (for example, 16.20)

    Each Teradata Parallel Transporter job creates a job log in the jobs directory. Refer to Teradata® Parallel Transporter Reference (B035-2436) on how to read the job log.