Performing a Custom installation with Talend Installer

Talend ESB Installation Guide for Linux

EnrichVersion
6.5
EnrichProdName
Talend ESB
task
Installation and Upgrade
EnrichPlatform
Talend Artifact Repository
Talend Installer
Talend Data Preparation
Talend ESB
Talend Data Stewardship
Talend Activity Monitoring Console
Talend Runtime
Talend CommandLine
Talend Log Server
Talend Identity and Access Management
Talend Administration Center
Talend Studio
The Custom installation is the more customizable installation method with Talend Installer. It allows you to choose what to install, where and how. This way, you can fully customize your installation and choose, for example, to install Talend Administration Center on a machine and Talend Studio on another.

Before you begin

Procedure

  1. Make sure the dist file is in the same folder as the Talend-Tools-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run
  2. Double-click the Talend-Tools-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run file to launch Talend Installer
  3. Make the Talend-Tools-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run file executable with the following command:
    chmod +x Talend-Tools-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run

    If you want to install Talend server modules as services, execute this command with the super-user rights.

  4. Launch Talend Installer with the following command:
    ./Talend-Tools-Installer-YYYYYYYY_YYYY-VA.B.C-linux64-installer.run

    If you want to install Talend server modules as services, execute this command with the super-user rights.

  5. Accept the License Agreement.
  6. Choose the directory where you want your Talend product to be installed.
  7. Choose Advanced Install in the installation style list and Custom in the installation type list.
  8. Add your license file.
  9. Launch the installation.
  10. Once the installation is complete, you can remove the dist file to save some space on your disk.

Results

Talend Installer creates a usedports.txt file where all the ports used by Talend Server modules are listed.

A user with tds-user as username and duser as password is automatically created in MongoDB for Talend Data Stewardship.

A user with dataprep-user as username and duser as password is automatically created in MongoDB for Talend Data Preparation.

If you chose to use the embedded MongoDB instance, Talend Installer generates the AdminUser.txt file at the root of the MongoDB installation folder. It contains the credentials for a user with the administrator rights in clear text. It is recommended to restrict the access to this file.