16.10 - Working with Tdsbind - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Security Administration

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
16.10
created_date
June 2017
category
Administration
Security
featnum
B035-1100-161K
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 Database nodes includes a copy of tdsbind.

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