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Installing the Optional Data Warehousing Foundation Package for SAP HANA, express edition (Preconfigured VM)

Download the `Data Warehousing Foundation` package in the Download Manager.
You will learn

You will learn how to download and install the dwf.tgz Data Warehousing Foundation package.

Prerequisites

  • 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 dwf.tgz using the built-in Download Manager. From the same directory where you ran hxe_gc (/usr/sap/HXE/home/bin) enter:

    bash
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    HXEDownloadManager_linux.bin linuxx86_64 vm dwf.tgz
    
  • Step 3

    In your VM, enter:

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    cd /usr/sap/HXE/home/Downloads
    
  • Step 4

    Enter:

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    ls
    
  • Step 5

    In your VM, enter:

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    tar -xvzf dwf.tgz
    
  • Step 6

    In your VM, enter:

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    cd HANA_EXPRESS_20
    
  • Step 7

    As the hxeadm user, run:

    bash
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    HANA_EXPRESS_20/install_dwf.sh
    
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