Install the MonetDB-release package
dnf install https://dev.monetdb.org/downloads/Fedora/MonetDB-release.noarch.rpm dnf install MonetDB
All commands on this page should be executed as superuser (root). You may be able to add sudo in front of every command, or else run su first.
Verify the correct installation of MonetDB.
Create and start a new farm where you can store different databases.
shell> monetdbd create /path/to/mydbfarm shell> monetdbd start /path/to/mydbfarm
Create and release a Database (default in maintenance mode)
shell> monetdb create voc shell> monetdb release voc
Connect to the database with the following credentials:
shell> mclient -u monetdb -d voc
Perform the first query
sql> SELECT 'hello world'; +---------------+ | single_value | +===============+ | hello world | +---------------+ 1 tuple
Remember to close the query with semicolon
Terminate the connection with the server
Now it's time to discover some more advanced features of MonetDB. Go to see our Introduction to MonetDB in the documentation section to discover, among others: