db2 incremental backup question

I want to have a db2 incremental backup test,but now I don't konw whether or not db2(v7.1)can have online incremental backup,I have made the parameter LOGRETAIN and USEREXIT became ON,the backup command is:db2 backup db test online,maybe ervery time this command only have a full backup,not a increme ...

Snapshot backup

i want to use aix snapshot backup for oracle can any body have the procedure to do it ...

db2 online backup failed

The db2 online backup failed yesterday.Given below.Today i able to take the online backup.We are facing this problem regularly.I have checked the db2 lis tablespaces status in normal only..Please help into this issue...""08.10.2009 23:00:10 Backup_Dev: SQL Message: SQL2048N An error occurr ...

DB2 Online Backup

I am performing db2 online backup for my db with Veritas NetBackup.I set the following parmetes in dc configration manager to be able to perform online backupLOGARCHMETH1=VENDOR:/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/nbdb2.sl64I already configer policy for netbackup db2.conf for db backup and archive Policy. Back ...

Erroe for archive DB2 Online Backup

While i am doing db2 online backup using vendor with "Veritas NetBackup" i found the following problem:get db cfg configration :LOGARCHMETH1 = VENDOR:/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/nbdb2.sl64db2 backup database EAIAX05U online load '/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/nbdb2.sl64' without promptingDatabase ...

restore db2 online backup ?

Is there any possible way to restore db2 online backup image without thelog file ? In fact, the database seems to restore successfully but stays in"roll-forward pending" state. After cancel the rollforward, and it moved to"restore pending" state.Thanks ! ...

Oracle Snapshot Backup

Currently I'm having one problem, firstly I'm trying to give some focus on our environment -We are having two databases running on version 10Gr2 and os is Solaris 10. We use to take Snap shot backup through Veritas everyday night where .dbf, .ctl, .log, password file, parameter file and listener.ora ...

Ubuntu snapshot backup of entire o/s

I am using desktop version of Ubuntu FF 7.0.4How do I do a full o/s snapshot backup to CD or DVD? I could not find this feature at all. ...

Ubuntu snapshot backup of Windows Network

I've been making good progress in my goal of setting up a snapshot backup system for my Windows network. I have SAMBA running, have installed both rdiff-backup and rsnapshot, along with smbfs just in case I need it.Quoting rdiff info from http://rdiff-backup.nongnu.org/features.html(http://rdiff-bac ...

Crossplatform restoration of DB2 online backup.

Can you please let me know if it is possible to restore db2 online backup to another platform? For e.g.We have datawarehouse database which is running on HPUX system and we are backing it up by db2 online backup command to Tape. Can we restore this db2 online backup on AIX system ? ...

DB2 database backup

I am working in a software company. We have our databases on DB2 on NT server.I take backups daily. However since last few days I am getting an error message saying, "Disk error has occured, further SQL statements could not be processed"I take the backup using the Db2 backup command.I have ...

db2 online backup question!

now i'm doing a db2 backup test,my db2 is v7.2 and my os is aix4.3.3,i had been compiler the file "db2uext2.c" and update my db configuration with userexit "on" ,logretain "on"and trackmod "on",but now i can only do incremental backup and every time after i tr ...

DB2 TSM backup

I've been trying to backup to TSM (z/OS) from a DB2 client (AIX).I keep getting this error and can't find a solution anywhere:db2 => backup db tsmtest use tsm SQL2071N An error occurred while accessing the shared library"/home/db2inst1/sqllib/adsm/libtadsm.a". Reason code: "1" ...

DB2 Restore BackUp

Sorry but my english is not very good.... I development one software and i use DB2 how my data base. Then, my customer send me your backpup to repair one problem in software, but i can't restore, maybe because my version is difterent. I use the follow command in directory of data base backup, with f ...

Problems with DB2 offline backup

DB2 v 5.2 (really).Anyone help please?We've just attempted to do an offline backup of our machine. The backup states in the journal that it's running, but no backup file is being created. We can continue to use our system, log files are being generated as usual, which indicates that no backup is run ...

DB2 database backup problem with TSM.

I am a DB2 DBA and we backup our databases directly to TSM. For doing this we need to set up 3 TSM variables into the .profile of the DB2 user.We have been using this for a longer period as all our databases will have to be backedup to the TSM. The below are the 3 TSM variables:1)DSMI_DIR, 2) DSMI_L ...

DB2 scheduled backup

I'm planning an scheduled online backup on DB2 UDB 8.2. I'm thinking of having online backup once a day and keep only logs and backup images for past few days. Can anyone post me an DB2 command script which does something like this (with automatic deletion of old images)? ...

restore a windows db2 v8 backup into unix

Hican i restore a backup (db2 udb v8 fp 8 taken at unix server) into a windows erver (same level)urgent help neededbest ...

DB2 9, backup and restore on a different yet identical box

At my shop, we've been using DB2 8.2 as our database server. We have 3 Linux boxes, live, test, and dev. Currently, we have one backup script that looks like this:db2 "force applications all"db2 "update database configuration for the_database using logretain on"db2stopdb2startech ...

Setup DB2 online backup

I am new to DB2 with background in Oracle.Recently, just got a chance to configure online backup on windows for DB2 ver 8.1 and 9.5 databases.I have enabled Archive logging for the DB2 database by configuring:- LOGRETAIN to ON- USEREXIT to ON- TRACKMOD to ONSome IBM online help, mentioned turning on ...

DB2 V7 Backup Job cancelled but still shows running

You'll have to excuse me if I don't explain this right.. This is my first time looking at DB2 on Windows V7. Last night two backup jobs failed because of a space problem. the space problems have been resolved but the jobs are 'stuck' in the running processes view under journal for that database. I s ...

DB2 online backup hangs

AIX 5.2DB2 8.2 FP 15The daily online backup has been hanging for 8 hours. After investigating, I didnt find any other application with locks. I tried forcing the application off, but it is still connected. Then I tried forcing everything off, and the backup is still connected. It looks like the onli ...

DB2 Snapshot Backups

is anybody using Snapshot-Backups with DB2? I'ld like to get some feedback concerning the usability of it. Are you using DB2 ACS or Write Suspend?How does it work with Point-In-Time Recovery? Do i have to consider special treatment for Logs/ArchiveLogs? ...

db2 online backup to Tape

SAP : ecc 6.0os : susi linux 64 db : DB2 9.1Issue : Online backup Running : db2 backup db hcp online to /dev/rst0/dev/rst0==> is a tape volume Trying to take online backup from db2 from command prompt to the tape. hclprdm:~ # su - db2hcphclprdm:db2hcp 51> db2 backup db hcp online to /dev/rst0S ...

To Use db2 v7 backup image on a db2 v9 sever

I'm going to "migrate" from db2 v7.2 to db2 v9.But I wonder if it will be possible after, to reuse my old backup images (v7.2) on this new server (v9).Indeed, I often need to use specific old backup images to run statistics for my customers.I don't think of this problem before and I'm worr ...

DB2 Online Backup Configration

I already configure my DB2 database to be online backup using logretain on with option LOGARCHMETH1 = VENDOR:/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/nbdb2.sl64Backup is runing smothly weekly "Full Online Backup", but i get a concern from Netbackup so many archived logs send from db2 to NBUbecause of Log ...

DB2 UDB Backup Issue

We have a payments application that selects from a db about every 30 seconds. It usually runs in less than 30 seconds. However, when a db backup is running it takes more than 4 minutes to run. The application has logic that bring the exe down on the client and issues an alert when it runs past 4/5 m ...

DB2 SNAPSHOT UDFs

Does anyone know is it possible to import the SNAPSHOT UDFs supplied withDB2 V8 into a V7 database?TIA,Alan. ...

db2 full backup online HELP

I'm looking to set up a full online backup for a 1TB db on DB2 v8.1 running on Linux, need to know what are the critical files I need to backup every night or every 'x' days:here is my plan: I will run the online compressed backup every 2 weeks on the disk and from there we backup to tape this direc ...

db2 snapshot question

I am having issue with getting snapshot, i turned instance level switch DFT_MON_BUFPOOL ON using command db2 update dbm cfg using DFT_MON_BUFPOOL ON but when i try to get snapshot for the bufferpool i see all data as ="NOT COLLECTED" anything i am doing wrong?Please help.. ...

DB2 System Backup + Archive mode after Installation

I was able to install DB2 UDB V8 + FixPak 11 and created the database.At the moment, the database is running in an NON-Archive mode.I want the system to be configured to able to perform an Online Backups. So far, I am able to run an Offline backup using the following command:db2 backup db DBI to /db ...

how many factors will affect the filesize of db2 full backup image?

Now I am implementing full offline backup of my database using tsm. But in this case TSM is out of space and report errors. I checked the images for latest several full backups and found that there is big gap in filesize among these images, for example, the filesize of some images is about 26G and o ...

DB2 ONLINE BACKUP FAILED. IS THIS A BUG? PLZ HELP

I have taken full online backup. db2 "backup database $basedb load /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/nbdb2.sl64 without prompting"Then I get BACKUPs FAILED sometimes. It does not happen very often.SQL2428N The BACKUP did not complete because one or more of the requested logfiles could not be retrieved. If yo ...

Anywhere db2 records backup details?

Anywhere in catalog or somewhere db2 records the information if we take tablespace level backup ? ...

db2 online backup to tape

db2 : 9.1os : linux 64 bitissue : online backup to tape. Running : db2 backup db hcp online to /dev/rst0/dev/rst0==> is a tape volume Trying to take online backup from db2 from command prompt to the tape. hclprdm:~ # su - db2hcphclprdm:db2hcp 51> db2 backup db hcp online to /dev/rst0SQL2031W W ...

DB2 Automatic Backup not working

I am using db2 express-c version 9 but I can't seem to get the automatic backup feature to work. Any ideas what might me causing this? ...

How to get tables and columns from existing sql server snapshot/backup file

We are designing a windows application where we need to 'Get tables and columns from existing sql server snapshot file or backup file' .Does anybody know how it can be done.Please provide help. ...

MySQL LVM snapshot backup with multiple logical volumes

I have a mysql 5.0.x installation which has innodb data files spread across multiple logical volumes. I would like to use LVM snapshots to back up the data. Would the following steps result in a consistent backup? 1. flush tables with read lock 2. Take snapshot on first logical volume (containing 1s ...

DB2 Incremental BackUP / Restore problem from one machine to another

These days I was working on IBM DB2 database for windows with my .Net Application.Now, it was required to backup database created on one machine to the other machine. I was also able to do it once. But now it is always giving me error while doing restore from other machine.It gives me this Error:--- ...

db2 attach & backup

DB2 managed to confuse me again user_a is logged on to the win3k server running db2v9. user_a has dbadm auth.So when user_a wants to create a new tablespace this is not permitted. That's right and user_a issues the command "db2 connect to abc user db2inst1 using db2inst1" and tries to crea ...

Ubuntu Snapshot/Backup Application Development

I'm working on a snapshot system that uses rsnapshot (http://www.rsnapshot.org/) as the underlying snapshot mechanism (a snapshot is a copy of a directory at a certain point in time that doesn't use space for the files that have not changed - like Apple's TimeMachine)Currently having a little troubl ...

Killing online db2 database backup

In my replication server, online db2 database incremental backup was in progress, then I manually killed the backup,for this incremental backup a backup command is written and saved as batch file. After killing the backup, Q Apply got stopped. I want to know what is the impact of killing manually th ...

Snapshot backup description

I think it would be a cool thing to be able to add some description to a snapshot when I request it. That way, I can put in some sort of reminder about why I was taking a snapshot at that point in time for when I want to replace it with a new one. I can jog my memory as to whether I still need that ...

DB2 Online backup

Can someone tell me what will be the impact if I will start taking online backups with option - exclude logs?Now the logs are included(even if the include logs option is not given) and this is creating a lot of retrieve operations during the online backup.What is the impact for restore time? Is ther ...

db2 snapshot function

my questions is it possible to have two differant value from snapshot table function and by taking regular db snapshot ?here is what i am getting when i do this:select * from table(snapshot_database('TEST',-1)) as TESTTB;pool_drty_pg_steal_clns=317069pool_drty_pg_thrsh_clns=494803pool_lsn_gap_clns=3 ...

DB2 Automated Backup configuration parameters.

I am unable to find out how to locate and update some of the configuration parameters for automated backup, ie, outside of the Control Center's Automation Maintenance Wizard.I am able to GET/UPDATE DB CFG for the parameters for automated backup, etc. That I understand.Where are the configuration par ...

DB2 Automated Backup configuration parameters.

I am unable to find out how to locate and update some of the configuration parameters for automated backup, ie, outside of the Control Center's Automation Maintenance Wizard.I am able to GET/UPDATE DB CFG for the parameters for automated backup, etc. That I understand.Where are the configuration par ...

Oracle NetApps Filer ,snapshot backup

I am looking for NetApps Filer snapshot backups, mirroring reference documents for oracle. I mean how to take the backups, resotres etc........ If any one have please provide me. ...

Ubuntu Snapshot Backup Software

I'm working on a snapshot system similar to Apple's TimeMachine (a snapshot is a copy of a directory at a certain point in time that doesn't use space for the files that haven't changed). But I need people to test it out and provide suggestions. I have posted in a couple of other forums (Programming ...

Irregularity with size and date of db2 backup

Hi, Im facing a problem and its getting me without any ideas, hopefully anyone could give me one over there out.We have a db2 8.2 Enterprise Edition, on AIX 5.3 Platform, this is our production database. We had to do a full restore over this database for a problem with a tablespace. The problem came ...