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  1. Preface
  2. Analyst Service
  3. Catalog Service
  4. Content Management Service
  5. Data Integration Service
  6. Data Integration Service Architecture
  7. Data Integration Service Management
  8. Data Integration Service Grid
  9. Data Integration Service REST API
  10. Data Integration Service Applications
  11. Enterprise Data Preparation Service
  12. Interactive Data Preparation Service
  13. Informatica Cluster Service
  14. Mass Ingestion Service
  15. Metadata Access Service
  16. Metadata Manager Service
  17. Model Repository Service
  18. PowerCenter Integration Service
  19. PowerCenter Integration Service Architecture
  20. High Availability for the PowerCenter Integration Service
  21. PowerCenter Repository Service
  22. PowerCenter Repository Management
  23. PowerExchange Listener Service
  24. PowerExchange Logger Service
  25. SAP BW Service
  26. Search Service
  27. System Services
  28. Test Data Manager Service
  29. Test Data Warehouse Service
  30. Web Services Hub
  31. Application Service Upgrade
  32. Application Service Databases
  33. Connecting to Databases from Windows
  34. Connecting to Databases from UNIX or Linux
  35. Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database

Configure Database Client Environment Variables

Configure Database Client Environment Variables

After you configure the database environment variables, you can test the connection to the database from the database client.
The following table lists the database environment variables you need to set:
Database
Environment Variable Name
Database Utility
Value
Oracle
ORACLE_HOME
PATH
LD_LIBRARY_PATH
TNS_ADMIN
INFA_TRUSTSTORE
sqlplus
Set to: <
Client InstallDatabasePath
>
Add: <
DatabasePath
>/bin and
USER_INSTALL_DIR/server/bin:$PATH
Set to:
$Oracle_HOME/lib
and
USER_INSTALL_DIR/server/bin:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH
Set to location of the tnsnames.ora file:
$ORACLE_HOME/network/admin
For default SSL domain, add to: USER_INSTALL_DIR/services/shared/security
For custom SSL domain, set INFA_TRUSTSTORE and INFA_TRUSTSTORE_PASSWORD
IBM DB2
DB2DIR
DB2INSTANCE
PATH
db2connect
Set to: <
database path
>
Set to: <
DB2InstanceName
>
Add: <
database path
>/bin
Sybase ASE
SYBASE15
SYBASE_ASE
SYBASE_OCS
PATH
isql
Set to: <
database path
>/sybase
<version>
Set to: ${SYBASE15}/ASE-
<version>
Set to: ${SYBASE15}/OCS-
<version>
Add: ${SYBASE_ASE}/bin:${SYBASE_OCS}/bin:$PATH
PostgreSQL
PGSERVICEFILE
PGHOME
PATH
LD_LIBRARY_PATH
INFA_TRUSTSTORE
Set to the location of the pg_service.conf file:
<pg_service.conf file directory>/pg_service.conf
Set to:
/usr/pgsql -10
Add to:
$PGHOME:${PATH}
Add to:
$PGHOME/lib:${LD_LIBRARY_PATH}
For default SSL domain, add to: <InstallationDirectory>/services/shared/security
For custom SSL domain, set INFA_TRUSTSTORE and INFA_TRUSTSTORE_PASSWORD
SQL Server
ODBCHOME
ODBCINI
ODBCINST
PATH
LD_LIBRARY_PATH
INFA_TRUSTSTORE
Set to:
USER_INSTALL_DIR/ODBC7.1
Set to:
$ODBCHOME/odbc.ini
Set to:
$ODBCHOME/odbcinst.ini
Add to:
/opt/mssql-tools/bin:$PATH$PATH
USER_INSTALL_DIR/ODBC7.1:$PATH
USER_INSTALL_DIR/server/bin:$PATH
Add to:
$ODBCHOME/lib
USER_INSTALL_DIR/server/bin:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH
For default SSL domain, add to: USER_INSTALL_DIR/services/shared/security
For custom SSL domain, set INFA_TRUSTSTORE and INFA_TRUSTSTORE_PASSWORD