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Connect to the Database with the ThoughtSpot SQL Command Line (TQL)


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To perform administrative tasks directly in the database, you will use the ThoughtSpot SQL Command Line (TQL). TQL supports many, but not all, common SQL commands.

Before connecting with TQL, you will need:

  • Access to the ThoughtSpot Analytic Search Appliance from a client machine.
  • The administrator OS login.

To connect to TQL:

  1. Log In to the Linux Shell Using SSH.
  2. Invoke TQL:
    $ tql
  3. Enter your SQL command, followed by a semicolon (;).
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