Starting the view function
This section explains how to start the view function.
About this task
- Start the IBM® DB2® Buffer Pool Analyzer by double-clicking
the icon on your Windows desktop,
or use the Start push button on the taskbar
to start this client application.
If you are using Db2 Performance Expert, click Opens the Buffer Pool Analysis for z/OS window toolbar button.on the menu bar, or click the
The Db2 Buffer Pool Analyzer - z/OS® main window is displayed.
- On the menu bar, click Opens report file toolbar button. . Alternatively, click
The Open dialog box is displayed. You use this dialog box to select and open a bpd file that contains the performance data you want to view.
Several sample buffer pool data files (*.bpd) are delivered with Buffer Pool Analyzer in the …\samples\reporting folder. You can use them to become familiar with this function.
- Continue with Selecting and opening a buffer pool data file.