Installing Previous DataStax Enterprise 6.0.x patch releases

How to install any DSE 6.0.x patch release.

The latest version of DataStax Enterprise is 6.0.9.

To view the available patch releases for DataStax Enterprise 6.0.x, see the 6.0 Release Notes.

Important: End User License Agreement (EULA). By downloading this DataStax product, you agree to the terms of the EULA.

Installing previous 6.0.x patch releases from the RHEL packages

  1. If needed, add the DataStax Yum repository and enable signature verification.
  2. Install DataStax Enterprise specifying the version.
    sudo yum install dse-full-version_number-1
    For example:
    sudo yum install dse-full-6.0.0-1

Installing previous 6.0.x patch releases from the Debian packages

  1. If needed, add the DataStax repository file and key.
  2. Install DataStax Enterprise specifying the version. In addition to specifying the DSE version, you must also specify the exact dependent packages, including the package version.
    sudo apt-get install \
      dse=version_number-1 \
      dse-full=version_number-1 
      dse-libcassandra=version_number-1 \
      dse-libgraph=version_number-1 \
      dse-libhadoop2-client-native=version_number-1 \
      dse-libhadoop2-client=version_number-1 \
      dse-liblog4j=version_number-1 \
      dse-libsolr=version_number-1 \
      dse-libspark=version_number-1 \
      dse-libtomcat=version_number-1
    For example:
    Attention: Specify all packages; otherwise, the installation fails.
    sudo apt-get install \
      dse=6.0.0-1 \
      dse-full=6.0.0-1 \
      dse-libcassandra=6.0.0-1 \
      dse-libgraph=6.0.0-1 \
      dse-libhadoop2-client-native=6.0.0-1 \
      dse-libhadoop2-client=6.0.0-1 \
      dse-liblog4j=6.0.0-1 \
      dse-libsolr=6.0.0-1 \
      dse-libspark=6.0.0-1 \
      dse-libtomcat=6.0.0-1

Installing previous 6.0.x patch releases from the binary tarball

When installing from the binary tarball, you can either download the tarball and then extract the files, or use curl.

  • Download and extract specific 6.0.x tarballs:
    1. Download the tarball from DataStax Enterprise directory into the current directory.
    2. Extract the files:
      tar -xzvf dse-version_number-bin.tar.gz

      For example:

      tar -xzvf dse-dse-6.0.0-bin.tar.gz
  • Use curl to install specific 6.0.x versions:
    Download and extract:
    curl -L https://downloads.datastax.com/enterprise/dse-version_number-bin.tar.gz | tar xz

    The files are downloaded and extracted into the 6.0 directory.