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Configure KTR files for your environment

If you are not using Postgres and a default installation, you will need to configure a few of the sample KTR files in Spoon to use the SDR form.


  1. Click File Open and navigate to find the SDR_data.ktr in this directory: pentaho/server/pentaho-server/pentaho-solutions/system/SDR/endpoints/kettle.

    1. Right-click on the Set Local Variables step to edit, and enter the URL for your Pentaho Server.

    2. Click OK.

  2. In the same transformation, right-click on the Call_ML_SDR job and select Open Referenced Object Job to open the _ML_SDR.job.

    1. Right-click to edit the Create Table step to point to your staging database.

    2. Click OK.

  3. Right-click to edit the Publish Model step and, if requested, enter your user id and password for the Pentaho Server.

    1. Click Test Connection.

    2. Click OK.

  4. Open the _ML_SDR_REFINERY.ktr.

    1. Right-click to edit the Out to Staging DB step.

    2. Select your staging database from the drop-down menu.

  5. Save all of these files and exit out of the PDI client.

  6. Restart the Pentaho Server.