The ClickHouse Client is a command line based program that will be familiar to SQL based users. For more information on
clickhouse-client, see the ClickHouse Documentation Command-Line Client page.
The access points for your Altinity.Cloud ClickHouse cluster can be viewed through the Cluster Access Point.
How to Setup clickhouse-client for Altinity.Cloud in Linux
As of this document’s publication, version 20.13 and above of the ClickHouse client is required to connect with the SNI enabled clusters. These instructions use the testing version of that client. An updated official stable build is expected to be released soon.
sudo apt-get install apt-transport-https ca-certificates dirmngr sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80 --recv E0C56BD4 echo "deb https://repo.clickhouse.tech/deb/testing/ main/" | sudo tee \ /etc/apt/sources.list.d/clickhouse.list sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install -y clickhouse-client
Connect With clickhouse-client to a Altinity.Cloud Cluster
If your ClickHouse client is ready, then you can copy and paste your connection settings into your favorite terminal program, and you’ll be connected.