Hi, I'm trying to install Teradata on a Linux machine, which is using a Debian Distribution. How can i setup Teradata on this machine and use BTEQ in order to execute some queries on a TD database?
I know this is late but I can try and help other users that had this problem.
We had to install the Teradata client in a docker with a Debian OS and the installer that came with it did not work.
So we had to patch the install file.
sed s/'OS_DISTRIB_ID=.*'/'OS_DISTRIB_ID="Ubuntu"'/g .setup.sh > .setup_awesome.sh
echo 'a' | bash .setup_awesome.sh
The first command patches the install script to assume that the current system is an Ubunut system which is the closest thing that Teradata tested to a Debian system.
The second command might be helpful in a docker as it automatically installs all modules.
But you could change the menu item (here it is 'a' for All) to choose the install option you need.