Required Reading OK, we're not going to try to fool you here: IBM solutions can be complex, requiring several pieces of software working together to meet your needs. Use IBM's System Requirements documents when you are planning, installing, or troubleshooting your software systems to make sure that the appropriate products or components are implemented, and that the correct versions of all co-requisite and pre-requisite software are installed. This information is created by the product development team and reviewed by the product test and... [More]
One of our clients has a JCC application going through a DB2 Connect gateway connecting to DB2/Z database, instead of direct connection to DB2/Z. They wanted to know how to setup the automatic client re-route(ACR) if the DB2 Connect goes down. Here are the steps: Common Step: In the case of the DB2 Connect server, because there is no requirement for the synchronization of local databases, you only need to ensure that both the original and alternate DB2 Connect servers have the target IBM mainframe database cataloged in such a way that it... [More]
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To continue our series covering the most popular technical documents, today we're bringing you a list of the top 10 documents for IBM Optim !
20 Sep 2011: Detailed System Requirements for components of IBM Optim 7.2 03 Nov 2011: Detailed System Requirements for components of IBM Optim 7.3 03 Jun 2011: Detailed system requirements for components of IBM Optim Data Privacy Solution v2.1 28 Jul 2011: Installing your Optim solution in Windows Vista and succeeding Windows platforms 15 Nov 2010: Detailed System Requirements for components of IBM... [More]
Bye Bye, Control Center! So, what's next? Starting from DB2 Version 9.7, Control Center tools have been deprecated. In DB2 Version 10.1, Control Center tools and all the related components such
as wizards and advisors are discontinued. The following Control Center tools
and related features have been discontinued: Activity Monitor Command Editor Configuration Assistant Control Center and associated wizards and advisors Add Partitions launchpad Alter Database Partition Group wizard Backup wizard Configuration advisor wizard Configure... [More]
We have seen many customers having problems with the db2iupgrade command. Some are very common and can be resolved in seconds. To save your time, here is the most common problem while upgrading and some tried and tested solutions to overcome it. Problem Description : When you try to upgrade a db2 database using db2iupgrade command sometimes it may fail with following error message : DBI1264E Errors were encountered in running db2iupgrade. Please refer to the installation log file /tmp/db2iupgrade.log.xxxxxxx In the db2iupgrade.log file it... [More]
What's new for you? Thanks to everyone who has been out there rating our documents on the web, we're now able to show you a list of the top rated documents in Support Portal. This is in addition to the "Most recent" and "Most viewed". So, if you are working in "browse" mode, trying to be proactive by visiting the Support Portal to keep an eye on - what's new, of course - then you need to check out the "Overview top ten" portlet! Enjoy!!!
Hi there! When you open a Problem Management Record (PMR) with DB2 Support team, first thing we are interested in looking at is db2support.zip. Its a great handy tool collecting background information on your environment. Ever wondered what it has? Extracting the db2support.zip file, the following files and directories were collected: DB2CONFIG/ - Configuration information (for example, database, database manager, BP, CLI, db2 node configuration and Java developer kit, among others) The files have “supp_cfg” as the file... [More]
Need help with common DB2 security issues, than your in luck because we have put together the following links to help you with that: DB2 LDAP Crash On Linux SQL30082N Security processing failed with reason "19" ("USERID DISABLED or RESTRICTED"). SQLSTATE=08001 Error SQL30082N Reason Code 15 or 24 Receiving error SQL30082N reason code 42 when attaching to an instance. DB2Look command returns error SQL30082 rc=26. Receiving SQL30082 RC 3 when connecting from a remote client SQL30082 rc=24 connecting to a... [More]
Netezza 5200 and Netezza 10000 series appliances will reach End of Support (EOS) on September 30, 2014. Service Extensions are not available for this product. Netezza Appliance General Availability End of Support Product ID Netezza 5200 May 24, 2006 September 30, 2014 5725-F17 Netezza 10050 L, S and XL models November 11, 2006 September 30, 2014 5725-F01 Netezza 10100 L, S and XL models July 15, 2005 September 30, 2014 5725-F02 Netezza 10200 L, S and XL models December 29, 2006 September 30, 2014... [More]
The "How to upload a Java API class file to the Docstore and invoke it" IBM Education Assistant module went to production on 12/12/2014. This presentation covers the topic of how to upload directly to the docstore and use a class file that has a Java API implementation. Techdoc ID #7043954
How to restore critical administrative files with onbar utility? It is already known to us that onbar backs up some critical administrative files during storage space backup. These critical files are as follows: The onconfig file UNIX: The sqlhosts file The ON-Bar emergency boot file: ixbar.servernum The server boot file: oncfg_servername.servernum There may be a situation when you need to restore one of these files, for example: replace disks, restore to a second computer system (imported restore) etc. However, previously there was no easy way... [More]