Installing prior releases of DataStax Community 

Steps for installing the same version as other nodes in your cluster.

How to install the same version as other nodes in your cluster.

Follow the install instructions in the relevant documentation and specify the specific version in the install command.

Installing the packages on RHEL-based platforms

Examples:
$ sudo yum install dsc21-2.1.2.1 cassandra21-2.1.2-1
$ sudo yum install dsc21-2.1.2.1 cassandra21-2.1.2-1 cassandra21-tools-2.1.2-1 ## Optional

Installing the packages on Debian-based platforms

Examples:
$ sudo apt-get install dsc21=2.1.2-1 cassandra=2.1.2
$ sudo apt-get install dsc21=2.1.2-1 cassandra=2.1.2 cassandra-tools=2.1.2 ## Optional

Installing from the binary tarball

  1. Download the tarball using the URL for the prior version.

    Cassandra 2.1.0 example:

    http://downloads.datastax.com/community/dsc-cassandra-2.1.0-bin.tar.gz

    Cassandra 2.1.3 example:

    http://downloads.datastax.com/community/dsc-cassandra-2.1.3-bin.tar.gz
  2. Unpack the distribution. For example:
    $ tar -xzvf dsc-cassandra-2.1.3-bin.tar.gz

    The files are extracted into the dsc-cassandra-2.1.3 directory.