Installing Products Downloaded from Teradata Community - Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata Tools and Utilities for Oracle Solaris on SPARC Systems Installation Guide

Teradata Tools and Utilities
Release Number
May 2017
English (United States)
Last Update
Product Category
Teradata Tools and Utilities
[64-bit systems] When you install Teradata Tools and Utilities from media or the full suite downloaded install package, the 32-bit version and the 64-bit version of the product is installed. However, when you install Teradata Tools and Utilities from individual product packages that you downloaded from Teradata Software Server (the Patch Server) or from Teradata Community, only the version of the product that you downloaded (32-bit, 64-bit, or both) is installed.
  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: pkgrm package_name
  6. If the product has dependencies, install them in the following order before you install the downloaded patch:
    1. Shared ICU Libraries for Teradata (tdicu)
    2. Teradata Call-Level Interface version 2 (cliv2)
    3. Teradata Data Connector API (piom)
    4. Other Products
  7. Install the downloaded software: pkgrm package_name