16.20 - Downloading the udfGPL Package - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL External Routine Programming

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
April 2020
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)
  1. Click Login to sign on to Teradata Access portal at https://access.teradata.com.
  2. Under Tools, click Software Downloads.
  3. In the left pane, click Database and Applications.
  4. In the mane pane, under Database and Applications, click Teradata Database.
  5. In the main pane, select the following:
    Field Value
    Teradata Releases 16.20
    Target OSs The OS version running on the TPA node.
    Current All
    Click Submit.
  6. Determine the Certification Date for your running Advanced SQL Engine database version:
    1. Scroll down and find ptdbms in the Package Name column.
    2. Locate the row for your running database version, and click Cert Lookup.
    3. In the Certification Lookup window, note the Certification Date.
  7. Find the Teradata packages based on the Certification Date:
    1. From the left navigation pane, under Certification Lists, click Previous Lists.
    2. For the Certification List fields, select the following:
      Field Value
      Node Type TPA
      Target OSs The OS version running on the TPA node.
      Teradata Release The running Advanced SQL Engine release.
      BusType SM3G
      Certification Date The Certification Date you retrieved from step 6.
      Would you like to compare lists? No
      Click Submit.
  8. Scroll down to find the teradata-udfgpl in the Package Name column, and select it to download.
  9. Scroll down to the end of the table and select the following download options:
    Field Value
    Download Type Public FTP (ftp.teradata.com)
    Download Readme Files? Yes
  10. Enter your User Name, E-Mail, Site ID, and Change Control Number.
  11. In the FTP/SFTP/PFTP Directory field, enter the name of the FTP directory where the files will be placed.
  12. Click Submit.
    You will receive an email that includes the URL and security information you need to retrieve the files from the FTP site.
  13. Place each downloaded package into the /tmp directory on the primary (PDN) node.
You must obtain the teradata-udfgpl package that matches your version of the TDBMS from step A above.