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Install the Optional SAP HANA Automated Predictive Library Package for SAP HANA, express edition (Preconfigured VM)

SAP HANA Automated Predictive Library (APL) is an application function library which exposes the data mining capabilities of the Automated Analytics engine in SAP HANA, express edition through a set of functions.
You will learn

You will learn how to download, extract, and install the apl.tgz SAP HANA Automated Predictive Library (APL) package in your preconfigured VM.

Prerequisites

SAP HANA Automated Predictive Library is a separate download. Use the commands in this procedure to download the SAP HANA Automated Predictive Library package apl.tgz using the built-in Download Manager (console mode).

  • Step 1

    Run the hxe_gc memory management script to free up available VM memory.

    1. In your VM, log in as hxeadm and enter:

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      cd /usr/sap/HXE/home/bin
      
    2. Execute:

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      hxe_gc.sh
      
    3. When prompted for System database user (SYSTEM) password, enter the New HANA database master password you specified during SAP HANA, express edition installation

      The cleanup process runs. The command prompt returns when the cleanup process is finished.

  • Step 2

    In your VM, download apl.tgz using the built-in Download Manager. From the same directory where you ran hxe_gc (/usr/sap/HXE/home/bin) enter:

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    HXEDownloadManager_linux.bin linuxx86_64 vm apl.tgz
    
  • Step 3

    In your VM, extract apl.tgz.

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    tar -xvzf apl.tgz
    
  • Step 4

    As the hxeadm user, run the installation script as root:

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    sudo <extracted_path>/HANA_EXPRESS_20/install_apl.sh
    
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