16.10 - Preparing to Edit the TdgssUserConfigFile.xml - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Security Administration

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.10
Release Date
June 2017
Content Type
Administration
Security
Publication ID
B035-1100-161K
Language
English (United States)
  1. On the Teradata Database node with the lowest ID number (or on the Unity server), navigate to the directory that provides access to TdgssUserConfigFile.xml.
    cd /opt/teradata/tdat/tdgss/site
  2. Make a backup copy of the TdgssUserConfigFile.xml and save it according to your site standard backup procedures, in case you need to return to the current configuration.
  3. Open a text editor, such as vi, and bring up a working copy of the TDGSS user configuration file.
    vi TdgssUserConfigFile.xml
  4. Edit the TdgssUserConfigFile.xml as specified in the topics that follow, according to the Editing Guidelines for each property shown in the topics beginning with Mechanism Properties.