Getting started with TerrabaseDB is easy 😊 (and fun!).
Step 1: Download a bundle
Head over to this page and download a version for your platform. Here's a little guide:
- If you're on Linux: Download
- If you're using macOS: Download
- If you're on Windows: Download
Step 2: Make the files runnable
zip file that you just downloaded. If you're on a *nix system, run
chmod +x tdb tsh to make the files executable. If you're on Windows, right-click the files and then check the
UNBLOCK checkbox and click on the
Step 3: Start the database server
In the directory where you extracted the files, run
./tdb on *nix systems or simply
tdb on Windows systems. That's all there is to starting the database server!
Step 4: Run the shell
tsh is the shell that is shipped with the bundle. Run it, just like you did with the database server. Now enter commands in the shell, and have fun! First run
HEYA to check if everything is fine - the server should reply with HEY!.
See all the available actions here.
You're done with setting up