17.10 - Editing IP Restrictions in an XML Document - 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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  1. Retrieve the existing IP XML restriction document from the /opt/teradata/tdat/tdgss/site directory.
  2. Save the existing XML restriction document to another directory for future reference.
  3. Edit a copy of the existing IP XML document to revise or delete unwanted restriction(s), according to the rules for constructing an XML restriction document. See Designing IP XML Restrictions.
  4. Save the revised IP XML restriction document in the /site directory.

    See Saving a Completed XML IP Restriction Document.

  5. Commit the revised restrictions to the GDO. See Enabling XML-Based IP Restrictions with the ipxml2bin Utility.
    You do not need to run tpareset for edits to the IP restrictions. A reset is only necessary for the initial setup of IP restrictions. GDO updates take effect immediately.
  6. Test the revised restrictions. See Testing XML-Based IP Restrictions.
  7. Rerun these editing steps until the testing yields the desired results.