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  1. Preface
  2. Part 1: Installation Getting Started
  3. Part 2: Before You Install the Services
  4. Part 3: Run the Services Installer
  5. Part 4: After You Install the Services
  6. Part 5: Informatica Client Installation
  7. Part 6: Uninstallation
  8. Appendix A: Starting and Stopping Informatica Services
  9. Appendix B: Connecting to Databases from UNIX or Linux
  10. Appendix C: Connecting to Databases from Windows
  11. Appendix D: Updating the DynamicSections Parameter of a DB2 Database

Installation for PowerCenter and Data Quality

Installation for PowerCenter and Data Quality

Sample odbc.ini File

Sample odbc.ini File

The following sample shows the entries for the ODBC drivers in the ODBC.ini file:
[ODBC Data Sources] SQL Server Legacy Wire Protocol=DataDirect 7.1 SQL Server Legacy Wire Protocol DB2 Wire Protocol=DataDirect 7.1 DB2 Wire Protocol Informix Wire Protocol=DataDirect 7.1 Informix Wire Protocol Oracle Wire Protocol=DataDirect 8.0 Oracle Wire Protocol Sybase Wire Protocol=DataDirect 7.1 Sybase Wire Protocol SQL Server Wire Protocol=DataDirect 8.0 SQL Server Wire Protocol MySQL Wire Protocol=DataDirect 7.1 MySQL Wire Protocol PostgreSQL Wire Protocol=DataDirect 7.1 PostgreSQL Wire Protocol Greenplum Wire Protocol=DataDirect 7.1 Greenplum Wire Protocol [ODBC] IANAAppCodePage=4 InstallDir=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1 Trace=0 TraceFile=odbctrace.out TraceDll=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1/lib/DWtrc27.so [DB2 Wire Protocol] Driver=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1/lib/DWdb227.so Description=DataDirect 7.1 DB2 Wire Protocol AccountingInfo= AddStringToCreateTable= AlternateID= AlternateServers= ApplicationName= ApplicationUsingThreads=1 AuthenticationMethod=0 BulkBinaryThreshold=32 BulkCharacterThreshold=-1 BulkLoadBatchSize=1024 BulkLoadFieldDelimiter= BulkLoadRecordDelimiter= CatalogSchema= CharsetFor65535=0 ClientHostName= ClientUser= #Collection applies to z/OS and iSeries only Collection= ConcurrentAccessResolution=0 ConnectionReset=0 ConnectionRetryCount=0 ConnectionRetryDelay=3 CurrentFuncPath= #Database applies to DB2 UDB only Database=<database_name> DefaultIsolationLevel=1 DynamicSections=1000 EnableBulkLoad=0 EncryptionMethod=0 FailoverGranularity=0 FailoverMode=0 FailoverPreconnect=0 GrantAuthid=PUBLIC GrantExecute=1 GSSClient=native HostNameInCertificate= IpAddress=<DB2_server_host> KeyPassword= KeyStore= KeyStorePassword= LoadBalanceTimeout=0 LoadBalancing=0 #Location applies to z/OS and iSeries only Location=<location_name> LogonID= MaxPoolSize=100 MinPoolSize=0 Password= PackageCollection=NULLID PackageNamePrefix=DD PackageOwner= Pooling=0 ProgramID= QueryTimeout=0 ReportCodePageConversionErrors=0 TcpPort=50000 TrustStore= TrustStorePassword= UseCurrentSchema=0 ValidateServerCertificate=1 WithHold=1 XMLDescribeType=-10 [Informix Wire Protocol] Driver=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1/lib/DWifcl27.so Description=DataDirect 7.1 Informix Wire Protocol AlternateServers= ApplicationUsingThreads=1 CancelDetectInterval=0 ConnectionRetryCount=0 ConnectionRetryDelay=3 Database=<database_name> HostName=<Informix_host> LoadBalancing=0 LogonID= Password= PortNumber=<Informix_server_port> ServerName=<Informix_server> TrimBlankFromIndexName=1 UseDelimitedIdentifiers=0 [Oracle Wire Protocol] Driver=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1/lib/DWora28.so Description=DataDirect 8.0 Oracle Wire Protocol AlternateServers= ApplicationUsingThreads=1 AccountingInfo= Action= ApplicationName= ArraySize=60000 AuthenticationMethod=1 BulkBinaryThreshold=32 BulkCharacterThreshold=-1 BulkLoadBatchSize=1024 BulkLoadFieldDelimiter= BulkLoadRecordDelimiter= CachedCursorLimit=32 CachedDescLimit=0 CatalogIncludesSynonyms=1 CatalogOptions=0 ClientHostName= ClientID= ClientUser= ConnectionReset=0 ConnectionRetryCount=0 ConnectionRetryDelay=3 DataIntegrityLevel=0 DataIntegrityTypes=MD5,SHA1 DefaultLongDataBuffLen=1024 DescribeAtPrepare=0 EditionName= EnableBulkLoad=0 EnableDescribeParam=0 EnableNcharSupport=0 EnableScrollableCursors=1 EnableStaticCursorsForLongData=0 EnableTimestampWithTimeZone=0 EncryptionLevel=0 EncryptionMethod=0 EncryptionTypes=AES128,AES192,AES256,DES,3DES112,3DES168,RC4_40,RC4_56,RC4_128, RC4_256 FailoverGranularity=0 FailoverMode=0 FailoverPreconnect=0 FetchTSWTZasTimestamp=0 GSSClient=native HostName=<Oracle_server> HostNameInCertificate= InitializationString= KeyPassword= KeyStore= KeyStorePassword= LoadBalanceTimeout=0 LoadBalancing=0 LocalTimeZoneOffset= LockTimeOut=-1 LoginTimeout=15 LogonID= MaxPoolSize=100 MinPoolSize=0 Module= Password= Pooling=0 PortNumber=<Oracle_server_port> ProcedureRetResults=0 ProgramID= QueryTimeout=0 ReportCodePageConversionErrors=0 ReportRecycleBin=0 ServerName=<server_name in tnsnames.ora> ServerType=0 ServiceName= SID=<Oracle_System_Identifier> TimestampeEscapeMapping=0 TNSNamesFile=<tnsnames.ora_filename> TrustStore= TrustStorePassword= UseCurrentSchema=1 ValidateServerCertificate=1 WireProtocolMode=2 [Sybase Wire Protocol] Driver=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1/lib/DWase27.so Description=DataDirect 7.1 Sybase Wire Protocol AlternateServers= ApplicationName= ApplicationUsingThreads=1 ArraySize=50 AuthenticationMethod=0 BulkBinaryThreshold=32 BulkCharacterThreshold=-1 BulkLoadBatchSize=1024 BulkLoadFieldDelimiter= BulkLoadRecordDelimiter= Charset= ConnectionReset=0 ConnectionRetryCount=0 ConnectionRetryDelay=3 CursorCacheSize=1 Database=<database_name> DefaultLongDataBuffLen=1024 EnableBulkLoad=0 EnableDescribeParam=0 EnableQuotedIdentifiers=0 EncryptionMethod=0 FailoverGranularity=0 FailoverMode=0 FailoverPreconnect=0 GSSClient=native HostNameInCertificate= InitializationString= Language= LoadBalancing=0 LoadBalanceTimeout=0 LoginTimeout=15 LogonID= MaxPoolSize=100 MinPoolSize=0 NetworkAddress=<Sybase_host,Sybase_server_port> OptimizePrepare=1 PacketSize=0 Password= Pooling=0 QueryTimeout=0 RaiseErrorPositionBehavior=0 ReportCodePageConversionErrors=0 SelectMethod=0 ServicePrincipalName= TruncateTimeTypeFractions=0 TrustStore= TrustStorePassword= ValidateServerCertificate=1 WorkStationID= [SQL Server Wire Protocol] Driver=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1/lib/DWsqls28.so Description=DataDirect 8.0 SQL Server Wire Protocol AlternateServers= AlwaysReportTriggerResults=0 AnsiNPW=1 ApplicationName= ApplicationUsingThreads=1 AuthenticationMethod=1 BulkBinaryThreshold=32 BulkCharacterThreshold=-1 BulkLoadBatchSize=1024 BulkLoadOptions=2 ConnectionReset=0 ConnectionRetryCount=0 ConnectionRetryDelay=3 Database=<database_name> EnableBulkLoad=0 EnableQuotedIdentifiers=0 EncryptionMethod=0 FailoverGranularity=0 FailoverMode=0 FailoverPreconnect=0 FetchTSWTZasTimestamp=0 FetchTWFSasTime=1 GSSClient=native HostName=<SQL_Server_host> HostNameInCertificate= InitializationString= Language= LoadBalanceTimeout=0 LoadBalancing=0 LoginTimeout=15 LogonID= MaxPoolSize=100 MinPoolSize=0 PacketSize=-1 Password= Pooling=0 PortNumber=<SQL_Server_server_port> QueryTimeout=0 ReportCodePageConversionErrors=0 SnapshotSerializable=0 TrustStore= TrustStorePassword= ValidateServerCertificate=1 WorkStationID= XML Describe Type=-10 [MySQL Wire Protocol] Driver=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1/lib/DWmysql27.so Description=DataDirect 7.1 MySQL Wire Protocol AlternateServers= ApplicationUsingThreads=1 ConnectionReset=0 ConnectionRetryCount=0 ConnectionRetryDelay=3 Database=<database_name> DefaultLongDataBuffLen=1024 EnableDescribeParam=0 EncryptionMethod=0 FailoverGranularity=0 FailoverMode=0 FailoverPreconnect=0 HostName=<MySQL_host> HostNameInCertificate= InteractiveClient=0 LicenseNotice=You must purchase commercially licensed MySQL database software or a MySQL Enterprise subscription in order to use the DataDirect Connect for ODBC for MySQL Enterprise driver with MySQL software. KeyStore= KeyStorePassword= LoadBalanceTimeout=0 LoadBalancing=0 LogonID= LoginTimeout=15 MaxPoolSize=100 MinPoolSize=0 Password= Pooling=0 PortNumber=<MySQL_server_port> QueryTimeout=0 ReportCodepageConversionErrors=0 TreatBinaryAsChar=0 TrustStore= TrustStorePassword= ValidateServerCertificate=1 [PostgreSQL Wire Protocol] Driver=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1/lib/DWpsql27.so Description=DataDirect 7.1 PostgreSQL Wire Protocol AlternateServers= ApplicationUsingThreads=1 ConnectionReset=0 ConnectionRetryCount=0 ConnectionRetryDelay=3 Database=<database_name> DefaultLongDataBuffLen=2048 EnableDescribeParam=1 EncryptionMethod=0 ExtendedColumnMetadata=0 FailoverGranularity=0 FailoverMode=0 FailoverPreconnect=0 FetchTSWTZasTimestamp=0 FetchTWFSasTime=0 HostName=<PostgreSQL_host> HostNameInCertificate= InitializationString= KeyPassword= KeyStore= KeyStorePassword= LoadBalanceTimeout=0 LoadBalancing=0 LoginTimeout=15 LogonID= MaxPoolSize=100 MinPoolSize=0 Password= Pooling=0 PortNumber=<PostgreSQL_server_port> QueryTimeout=0 ReportCodepageConversionErrors=0 TransactionErrorBehavior=1 TrustStore= TrustStorePassword= ValidateServerCertificate=1 XMLDescribeType=-10 [Greenplum Wire Protocol] Driver=/<Informatica installation directory>/ODBC7.1/lib/DWgplm27.so Description=DataDirect 7.1 Greenplum Wire Protocol AlternateServers= ApplicationUsingThreads=1 ConnectionReset=0 ConnectionRetryCount=0 ConnectionRetryDelay=3 Database=<database_name> DefaultLongDataBuffLen=2048 EnableDescribeParam=0 EnableKeysetCursors=0 EncryptionMethod=0 ExtendedColumnMetadata=0 FailoverGranularity=0 FailoverMode=0 FailoverPreconnect=0 FetchTSWTZasTimestamp=0 FetchTWFSasTime=0 HostName=<Greenplum_host> InitializationString= KeyPassword= KeysetCursorOptions=0 KeyStore= KeyStorePassword= LoadBalanceTimeout=0 LoadBalancing=0 LoginTimeout=15 LogonID= MaxPoolSize=100 MinPoolSize=0 Password= Pooling=0 PortNumber=<Greenplum_server_port> QueryTimeout=0 ReportCodepageConversionErrors=0 TransactionErrorBehavior=1 XMLDescribeType=-10
You might have to customize the DSN entries in the
ODBC.ini
file based on the third-party driver that you use. For more information about the DSN entries, see the corresponding third-party driver documentation.