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db2ed_ckptremove - remove a Storage Checkpoint for a DB2 database
[ -I DB2INSTANCE ]
-c CKPT_NAME [ -h ]
This command is part of Veritas Storage Foundation for DB2.
To determine whether this product is installed on an \1 system, type:
lslpp -L VRTSdb2ed
The db2ed_ckptremove command is used to remove a Storage Checkpoint from the file system(s) it is associated with. The Storage Checkpoint must have been created using the GUI, db2ed_ckptcreate or db2ed_ckptcreateall command.
The following options are supported:
Specifies the name of the DB2 instance. If the instance name is not specified, the current user will be used as the instance owner.
Specifies the name of the DB2 database whose Storage Checkpoint will be removed.
Specifies the name of the Storage Checkpoint to be removed.
Shows command usage.
db2ed_ckptremove can be run as either the instance owner or the superuser.
Storage Checkpoints that are currently mounted must be unmounted before they can be removed. The db2ed_ckptremove command will return device-busy error if the specified Storage Checkpoint is still mounted.
Removing a Storage Checkpoint may or may not free up file system space.
Veritas Storage Foundation for DB2 Administrator's Guide
Last updated: 15 Jan 2005
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