htsql2 / INSTALL

Installation Instructions

Binary packages for various platforms are available at:

To install HTSQL from source, download the latest source package from:

Unpack the archive and run::

    # make install

HTSQL requires database adapters for each supported database backend.
To install all the adapters, run::

    # make install-deps

Installing HTSQL creates a ``htsql-ctl`` script.  For general help and
a list of commands, run::

    $ htsql-ctl help

To start a command-line HTSQL shell, run::

    $ htsql-ctl shell DBURI

To start an HTTP server running HTSQL, run::

    $ htsql-ctl server DBURI [HOST [PORT]]

Here, ``DBURI`` specifies how to connect to the database and must have
the form::


See also:
        HTSQL Administration Guide