1. Installing Ingres : Installing Ingres for Linux
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Installing Ingres for Linux
Note:  Ingres for Linux is distributed in RPM format and non-RPM (ingbuild) format.
Note:  When using the RPM distribution, you can install Ingres using:
An installation wizard
From the command line using either the express_install command or RPM package manager command.
If your system does not have RPM, use the ingbuild installation program. Follow the instructions described in "Installing Ingres on UNIX" in the Installation Guide.
Note:  Installation of Ingres requires root access. If you are logged in as another user, you will need the root password.
Note:  For details on installation considerations and more information on using the RPM command to install and upgrade Ingres, see the Installation Guide.