Revoking a License for Sites with Internet Access

Teradata Database on VMware Base, Advanced, Enterprise Tiers Getting Started Guide

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Cloud
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Teradata Database on VMware
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Deployer 3.01
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Configuration
Installation
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B035-5958-097K
Your deployment site must have access to the web-based Teradata EMS server for this procedure. If your site cannot access the Internet, see Revoking a License for Sites without Internet Access.
  1. Open a VMware vSphere PowerCLI shell version 5.5 or later.
  2. Type the following command from the PowerCLI prompt to connect to the vCenter that manages the ESXi hosts that are running the Teradata Database VMs: connect-VIServer -server vCenter.server.name
  3. Navigate to the directory containing the Teradata Database on VMware deployment executable file (C:\mylocation\Teradata_Deployer\).
  4. Run tdc.deploy.exe, using the properties files originally used to deploy the VMs.
  5. At the prompt, type revoke_license, and press Enter.
    1. Select the Common Properties file, and press Enter.
    2. Select the Node Properties file, and press Enter.
  6. When prompted, enter the root password for the target system, and type Y at the following prompt.
    Revocation of Teradata Database License!
    Are you sure this is what you want to do?
    [Y] Yes [N] No [?] Help (default is "N"): Y 
    The executable runs automatically. The license is re-credited to the product and revocation is now complete.
  7. Log in to the Teradata EMS server to verify the Activated and Available quantities have been updated to reflect the change. https://slem.teradata.com/ecp