Installing Altus Director Client

To install Altus Director client without Altus Director server, perform the tasks below. You must be either running as root or using sudo to perform these tasks.

For instructions on installing Altus Director client together with Altus Director server, see the following:
  1. Install a supported version of the Oracle Java Development Kit (JDK) on the Altus Director host. Altus Director 6.0 supports JDK version 8. For installation information, see Java SE Downloads.
  2. Download Altus Director by running the correct commands for your distribution.
    • For RHEL 6 and CentOS 6:
      cd /etc/yum.repos.d/
      sudo wget "http://archive.cloudera.com/director6/6.0/redhat6/cloudera-director.repo"
    • For RHEL 7 and CentOS 7:
      cd /etc/yum.repos.d/
      sudo wget "http://archive.cloudera.com/director6/6.0/redhat7/cloudera-director.repo"
    • For Ubuntu 14.04:
      cd /etc/apt/sources.list.d
      sudo curl -L "http://archive.cloudera.com/director6/6.0/ubuntu1404/cloudera-director.list" -O
    • For Ubuntu 16.04 :
      cd /etc/apt/sources.list.d
      sudo curl -L "http://archive.cloudera.com/director6/6.0/ubuntu1604/cloudera-director.list" -O
  3. Add the signing key.
    • For RHEL 6, CentOS 6 this step is not required. Continue to the next step.
    • For RHEL 7, CentOS 7 this step is not required. Continue to the next step.
    • For Ubuntu 14.04, run the following command:
      sudo curl -s -L "https://archive.cloudera.com/director6/6.0/ubuntu1404/archive.key" | sudo apt-key add -
    • For Ubuntu 16.04, run the following command:
      sudo curl -s -L "https://archive.cloudera.com/director6/6.0/ubuntu1604/archive.key" | sudo apt-key add -
  4. Install Altus Director client by running the correct command for your distribution.
    • For RHEL 6 and CentOS 6:
      yum install cloudera-director-client
    • For RHEL 7 and CentOS 7:
      yum install cloudera-director-client
    • For Ubuntu 14.04 or 16.04:
      apt-get install cloudera-director-client