LATEST VERSION: 9.0.6 - CHANGELOG
Pivotal GemFire® Native Client v9.0

Installing on Linux or Solaris

Install the native client on Linux or Solaris by extracting the contents of a ZIP file, and setting up the environment.

Installation Prerequisites

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.
    • For Linux platforms, download pivotal-gemfire-nativeclient-linux-64bit-XXX.zip. XXX represents the version number of the product, for example 9.0.0.
    • For Solaris platforms, download pivotal-gemfire-nativeclient-Solaris-ARCHITECTURE-64bit-XXX.zip. ARCHITECTURE will be sparc or x86, matching your platform’s processor. XXX represents the version number of the product, for example 9.0.0.

Uncompress the ZIP File

Uncompress the ZIP file. For example:

unzip pivotal-gemfire-nativeclient-linux-64bit-9.0.0.zip

The directory created is the product-dir used in setting environment variables.

Environment Variables

Set the environment:

  • Set the GFCPP environment variable to product-dir.
  • Add $GFCPP/bin to the PATH.
  • Add $GFCPP/lib to the LD_LIBRARY_PATH.