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Offline backup of ILMT database

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How to create offline backup of TLMA?


To prepare backup please follow these steps:
* stop the LMT server
* close all remaining connections to TLMA database:
- execute: db2 list applications for database TLMA , and if any will be running execute:
db2 force application "( <handle-nr> )", for each one
* db2 backup database TLMA to <dest-folder>
* zip the created backup file and provide it
* start the LMT server

Additionally provide:
* Exact version of operating system on which the database is running (update/oslevel/fixpack/servicepack)
* Exact version of the database (db2level)

Finally zip your file and upload it to PMR by using this link

Document information

More support for: IBM License Metric Tool

Software version: 7.2.1, 7.2.2, 7.5

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 1578607

Modified date: 13 January 2014