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How to Install MemSQL

  • Linux
  • Mac OS X
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 7 & 8

MemSQL runs natively on 64-bit Linux operating systems. Your system hardware must have at least 4 CPU cores and 8 GB of RAM, and you must using a supported distribution of Linux. For more information, see our System Requirements.

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Download the MemSQL tar file

Open the Terminal App on your computer and execute theses commands. They download the MemSQL tar file to the /tmp directory (or a path of your own choosing).

cd /tmp
wget http://download.memsql.com/memsql-ops-6.5.11/memsql-ops-6.5.11.tar.gz
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Extract the contents of the tar file

This command extracts the MemSQL executable from the tar file to a folder with the same name.

tar zxvf memsql-ops-6.5.11.tar.gz
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Run the installer script and deploy a simple cluster

These commands navigate to the extracted folder and then run an installer script that installs MemSQL as a simple cluster with one master aggregator and one leaf.

cd memsql-ops-6.5.11
sudo ./install.sh --simple-cluster
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Connect to the MemSQL client
memsql
CONTINUE TO TEST WITH DATA