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FlashCopy technology continues to become a more integral part of DB2 recoverability, especially in V10. There APARs relate to FlashCopy image copies and RESTORing a a system from Space Efficient FlashCopy.
This has to do with a Buffer manager flag.
· PM77661 – V10 FlashCopy image copy CONSISTENT shows broken page when used against classic segmented table space
These have to do with a flag that is set in HSM.
· PM76937 - V9 RESTORE SYSTEM fails using space efficient FlashCopy
· PM53237 – V10 RESTORE SYSTEM fails using space efficient FlashCopy
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Casebook - 2012 Edition: Tightly Integrated DB2 Backup, Recovery and Cloning
OK - I cheated...
The full name of the casebook is Casebook - 2012 Edition: Tightly Integrated DB2 Backup, Recovery and Cloning for SAP Environments
But non-SAP customers, please read on - although the backup and recovery scenarios presented in this casebook are based on an SAP environment, this casebook contains valuable information that are relevant to any customer interested in using FlashCopy technology for backup, recovery and/or cloning.
This casebook looks at how DB2 utilities, tools and DASD-based technologies can be integrated to create a successful backup, recovery and cloning solution. It introduces and discusses:
The casebook provides an introduction to these technologies and gives detailed hands-on explanations how to configure the environment and how to implement the different tasks. Ideally, the casebook should enable a customer with no or little knowledge to implement their solution.
Casebook - 2012 Edition: Tightly Integrated DB2 Backup, Recovery and Cloning for SAP Environments is available at