config_dd_boost | Teradata DSA Commands - 17.20 - config_dd_boost - BAR - Data Stream Architecture

Teradata® DSA User Guide

Data Stream Architecture
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Release Date
October 2021
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User Guide
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English (United States)


The config_dd_boost command configures the DD Boost server for the DSA repository.


config_dd_boost -f|-file FILE


dsc config_dd_boost -f configddboost.xml


f|file filename
The full path and name of the file containing the necessary configuration parameters.
Example: configDDBoost.xml
u|user_authentication User
Required when security management is enabled. Supplies the command with the Viewpoint user, and triggers a password prompt for authentication.

Permissions required: Administrator role

Usage Notes

When you use the config_dd_boost command, you will be prompted for the DD boost user name and password. For example:

dsc config_dd_boost -f ..\samples\sample_config_dd_boost.xml
Data Stream Controller Command Line
Command parameters:
-file : ..\samples\sample_config_dd_boost.xml
Enter DD Boost user name:
Enter DD Boost user password:

Connected to DSC version
Saving dd_boost server...
Saving dd_boost server name: dddomain1
Saving dd_boost server with server id: 1

XML File Example

The sample XML file below contains the required parameters to configure a DD Boost server.

          <!--****The command below must be on one line.****-->
<dscConfigDDBoost dscVersion="" xmlns=""
xsi:schemaLocation=" DSC.xsd">

 <!-- 'third_party_server_name' Required, max characters 32, alphanumeric and "-","_", "." first character must be alphanumeric -->

 <!-- 'ip_address' - Required, max characters 50, alphanumeric and "-","_",".",":" -->

 <!-- 'third_party_media_type' - Required, accepted values: dd_boost, net_backup -->

 <!-- storage_units' - Required (at least one) -->

    <!-- 'storage_unit_name' - Required, max characters 50, alphanumeric and "-","_"   -->

    <!-- 'max_files' - Required, Integer, min value is 1 -->