Start and stop PDI design tools and utilities
Each of the PDI tools has a specific function, so you start and stop each one individually.
Starting PDI tools and utilities
As part of the installation, we provide different ways to help you start each tool and utility, depending on the operating system you use. This table shows you the options.
|Operating System||Installation Method||Start the Tools and Utilities|
|Microsoft Windows||Pentaho Installation Wizard||
|Microsoft Windows||Pentaho Archive or Manual Installation||Create shortcuts to the .bat file or each design tool and add them to the Start menu. Or, navigate to the one of these
directories and run the design tool's batch file to launch it.|
|Linux||Pentaho Wizard, Archive, or Manual Installation||Navigate to one of these directories and run the design tool shell file to
|Mac OS||Pentaho Wizard, Archive, or Manual Installation||Navigate to one of these directories and run the design tool application file
to launch it.|
Stopping the PDI design tools
Here are the basic methods for stopping the PDI design tools:
- Stop the PDI client by clicking on the X icon in upper corner, or from the File menu.
- Stop Carte from the command line interface or URL.
- Stop Pan and Kitchen from the command line interface.