000026822 - How to test an ODBC connection from a Log Collector directly without using RSA Security Analytics Interface

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Article Number000026822
Applies ToRSA Security Analytics
RSA Security Analytics Log Collector
Microsoft ODBC
IssueHow to test an ODBC connection from a Log Collector directly without using RSA Security Analytics Interface.
How do I test my ODBC connection directly from a Log Collector appliance without using the SA UI?
Resolution

To test an ODBC connection on a Log Collector appliance, follow the steps below.


  1. Install the nwlogcollectortools package with the command rpm -Uvh nwlogcollectortools if it is not already installed.
  2. After the install completes, set the following environment variables:

    1. export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/opt/netwitness/odbc/lib:/usr/lib64 LD_LIBRARY_PATH
    2. export ODBCINI=/etc/netwitness/ng/odbc.ini
    3. export ODBCINST=/opt/netwitness/odbc/odbcinst.ini
  3. Test the ODBC connection with the following command:  NwOdbcExample --dsn=<DSN> --username=<USER> --password=<PASSWORD>

 


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