17.10 - Working with tdsbind - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - Advanced SQL Engine Security Administration

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
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July 2021
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English (United States)
tdsbind is deprecated. Teradata recommends using the tdgssauth tool instead of tdsbind. tdgssauth can test more security mechanisms than tdsbind and it more accurately validates security mechanism configurations because it uses actual TDGSS services while performing the offline test of the new configuration. See Working with tdgssauth.
You can use tdsbind to test the setup of various user management parameters, for example:

The TDGSS software installed on all Teradata Vantage nodes includes a copy of tdsbind.

You can also use tdsbind to test other setup parameters. See: