Installing Teiid Designer

Teiid Designer was designed and built as a set of Eclipse plugins written in Java.

The minimum runtime environment for Designer is:

  • Java 1.6
  • Eclipse 3.7 or greater (Teiid Designer 8.0 is targeted at Eclipse 4.2 environment)

 

Teiid Designer 8.0 can be installed into Eclipse from either:

Step 1: Install Eclipse IDE.

Step 2: Install Designer into your Eclipse environment

     Option A: Update Site Archive

 

  • Download Teiid Designer 8.0 onto your local file system:    http://download.jboss.org/teiid/designer/8.0/teiid-designer-8.0.0.Final-v20121212-1505-H1987.zip
  • Select Help > Install New Software... action from main menu
  • Select Add ... button
  • Enter unique name (example: Teiid Designer 8.0), select Archive... option to browse and select zip file you just downloaded. Select OK.
  • Open the new update site in the tree and select the Data Services feature.
  • Expand the tree and de-select the "Teiid Designer Test" feature.
  • Select Next >
    • If additional plugins are required, a license agreement may be displayed. If so, select "I accept..." and click Finish
  • When installation is complete you will be prompted to re-launch Eclipse to insure the new features are fully operational.

 

     Option B: Update Site URL

 

  • Select Help > Install New Software... action from main menu
  • Select Available Software tab
  • Enter the URL:  http://download.jboss.org/jbosstools/updates/development/juno/soa-tooling/teiddesigner/8.0.0.Final/ in the "Work with" entry field and hit Enter.
  • Select the Data Services feature.
  • Expand the tree and de-select the "Teiid Designer Test" feature.
  • Select Install... button.
  • Select Next >
    • If additional plugins are required, a license agreement may be displayed. If so, select "I accept..." and click Finish
  • When installation is complete you will be prompted to re-launch Eclipse to insure the new features are fully operational.