[Monetdb-developers] Re: AquaStudio en Windows versie

Martin Kersten Martin.Kersten at cwi.nl
Thu Apr 27 22:45:26 CEST 2006

The same scheme works for Version 5.0
[don't forget to replace hostname by localhost ;-)]

Fabian wrote:
> Ok, version 4.3.6 is running now with MonetDB/SQL.  It's a very cool
> tool (can even draw dependency graphs based on the schema and foreign
> keys!  Monica should try that with her DBtapestry schema!).  I also
> found out that JDBC was not n00b-proof yet, so I did some commits
> related to that.
> In order to use the tool follow the next steps.
> 1. get the software
>    go to http://www.minq.se/products/dbvis/install-436/install.jsp
>    and download version 4.3.6 for your platform.  I didn't test 5.0
> 2. set it up for monetdb
>    after starting DbVisualizer for the first time, it will load its
>    default welcome screen.
>    Before doing anything, open the Driver Manager, using the menu
>    Tools->Driver Manager...
>    In the Driver Manager add a new Driver using Driver->Create Driver...
>    Type the name of the driver in the Name field, e.g. MonetDB.
>    Type the URL format for the driver: jdbc:monetdb://hostname/database
>    In the Driver File Paths box, follow the directions to load a JAR
>    file that contains the JDBC driver.  Use the MonetDB JDBC driver
>    that came with your distribution, typically installed in
>    ${prefix}/share/MonetDB/lib/monetdb-X.Y-jdbc.jar.
>    After adding, the window should list the driver class
>    nl.cwi.monetdb.jdbc.MonetDriver and automatically fill it in in the
>    Driver Class field.  Close the Driver Manager window.
>    Back in the main window, in the Getting Started box, click the
>    Tools->Connection Wizard link.
>    A connection Wizard will pop up, and you will think you are working
>    on a Microsoft Powered computer, no matter which operating system you
>    use.
>    Type the name for the database, e.g. MonetDB and click "Next".
>    Select the just added monetdb Database Driver from the drop down
>    list and again press "Next".
>    Go grab a cup of coffee, when you found out the Wizard not only looks
>    like a Microsoft Product(tm), but also acts like one.  Try to hide
>    your frustration and cancel the Wizard and continue the manual way.
>    From the menu select Database->Create Database Connection.  A popup
>    dialog will try to persue you to use the wizard.  You know better so,
>    click "No".
>    Fill in the name for the connection in the Alias field, e.g. MonetDB.
>    Select the monetdb driver from the list.
>    Copy the default URL by clicking on the "URL Format: ..." text field
>    and change it to reflect the right hostname (usually localhost will
>    do).
>    Fill in the userid and password (monetdb).
>    Press the "Connect" button.  It will report the database being used
>    and the JDBC driver in use.  In the left pane the monetdb database
>    now becomes available from browsing.
> 3. use it!
>    Explore the application and have fun!
> On 27-04-2006 18:08:47 +0200, Fabian wrote:
>>I'm not going to register, I'll use this version that you can download
>>without registering crap.
>>On 27-04-2006 17:56:21 +0200, Fabian wrote:
>>>I will see later what they need to download this.  It looks like
>>><mailing list censor/> to me on a second thought.
>>>On 27-04-2006 17:47:37 +0200, Martin Kersten wrote:
>>>>Fabian wrote:
>>>>Ok, downloading requires your credentials to be left behind and
>>>>some hints what to fill in where. Could you copy the
>>>>doc/Assets/AquaDataStudio.texi file and enumerate the steps.
>>>>Then I will try to re-do them following the documentation.
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