Installing the Native Client
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Install the native client by extracting the contents of a ZIP file and setting up the environment.
Before installing the GemFire native client, complete the following prerequisites:
- Confirm that your system meets the hardware and software requirements described in GemFire Native Client Supported Configurations.
- From the Pivotal GemFire download page, select Download.
- Under File Groups, select and download the Pivotal GemFire native client ZIP file appropriate for your operating system and processor architecture.
Uncompress the ZIP File
Uncompress the ZIP file. For example:
The directory created is the product-dir used in setting environment variables.
Set the environment:
- Set the
GFCPPenvironment variable to product-dir.
For example, on Linux or Solaris:
export GFCPP=product-dir export PATH=$PATH:$GFCPP/bin export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$LD_LIBRARY_PATH:$GFCPP/lib
Similarly, on Windows:
set GFCPP=product-dir set PATH=%PATH%;%GFCPP%\bin set LD_LIBRARY_PATH=%LD_LIBRARY_PATH%;%GFCPP%\lib