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IC70394: restore database command PANICS DB2 if SGF file does not exist or is corrupted in the existing database.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • DB2 panics while restoring the database from a backup image if
    SQLSGF file was missing or corrupted in the existing database.
    

Local fix

  • Workaround for this problem is to either:
    
    a) Drop the database before restoring it from the backup image.
    b) Completely wipe out the database from the filesystem.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * NONE                                                         *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * DB2 panics while restoring the database from a backup        *
    * imageif SQLSGF file was missing or corrupted in the          *
    * existingdatabase.                                            *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Workaround for this problem is to either:a) Drop the         *
    * database before restoring it from the backupimage.b)         *
    * Completely wipe out the database from the filesystem.        *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • This defect is fixed in DB2 version db2v97_fp3
    
    DB2 will not panic while restoring the database from a backup
    image if SQLSGF file was missing or corrupted in the existing
    database. In this case SQLSGF file will be restored from the
    backup image.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC70394

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-08-04

  • Closed date

    2010-10-07

  • Last modified date

    2010-10-07

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC70394

Modified date: 07 October 2010