azdata to manage SQL Server Big Data Clusters on Linux
This article describes how to install
azdata for SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters on Linux. Before these package managers were available, the installation of
The package managers are designed for various operating systems and distributions.
- For Windows and Linux (Ubuntu distribution), you can install with a package manager for a simpler experience.
- For Linux (Ubuntu), install
At this time, there are no package managers to install
azdata on other operating systems or distributions. For these platforms, see Install
azdata without package manager.
azdata for Linux
azdata installation package is available for Ubuntu with
azdata with apt (Ubuntu)
azdata package does not use the system Python, rather installs its own Python interpreter.
Get packages needed for the install process:
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install gnupg ca-certificates curl apt-transport-https lsb-release -y
Download and install the signing key:
wget -qO- https://packages.microsoft.com/keys/microsoft.asc | sudo apt-key add -
sudo add-apt-repository "$(wget -qO- https://packages.microsoft.com/config/ubuntu/16.04/mssql-server-2019.list)"
Update repository information and install
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install -y azdata-cli
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install --only-upgrade -y azdata-cli
Uninstall with apt-get remove:
sudo apt-get remove -y azdata-cli
This step is not needed if you plan on installing
azdatain the future
sudo rm /etc/apt/sources.list.d/azdata-cli.list
Remove the signing key:
sudo rm /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/dpgswdist.v1.asc.gpg
Remove any unneeded dependencies that were installed with Azdata CLI:
sudo apt autoremove
For more information about big data clusters, see What are SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters?.