Automating creation of a database checkpoint

You can automate the creation of a database checkpoint using the scheduler.

To create a database checkpoint

  1. Access the scheduler wizard in GUI.

    See Accessing scheduled tasks in the Java GUI.

  2. Select the Create database checkpoint option.

  3. Click Next.

  4. Choose whether to take the Checkpoint when the database is:

    • Online

    • Offline

  5. Choose the appropriate action if the file system is full:

    • Remove this Storage Checkpoint

    • Retain this Storage Checkpoint

  6. Click Next to set the schedule parameters.

    See Set the schedule parameters for an automated task.