Greenplum Database

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Installation into /opt/gpdb

sudo apt-get install -y software-properties-common
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:greenplum/db
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install -y greenplum-db-oss

Initialize the cluster

1. Install Greenplum on all the nodes you will include in your cluster as described in :

2. On all nodes, create unix user "gpadmin" as described at . A convenient script for this is in Greenplum source at

3. Change ownership of gpdb installed files to the gpadmin user, and do all the following initialization as that gpadmin user:

     chown -R gpadmin:gpadmin /opt/gpdb
     su - gpadmin
     source /opt/gpdb/

4. Follow instructions to initialize cluster at

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:greenplum/db to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:greenplum/db
sudo apt-get update
Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

deb xenial main 
deb-src xenial main 
Signing key:
4096R/20EB196A6A0C3FB6D1073F913C6FDC0C01D86213 (What is this?)

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Greenplum Database.

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