RDBPROD: Working around RMU/SHOW STATISTICS limitations when executed in batch mode
Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Rdb Server on OpenVMS - Version 7.2 and later
HP OpenVMS Alpha
HP OpenVMS Itanium
There are some restrictions on what can be done when executing RMU/SHOW STATISTICS in a batch job, such as writing out specific screens by passing parameters at execution time. For example:
This is possible interactively but not in batch. RMU/SHOW STATISTICS requires a terminal device, since it uses OpenVMS Screen Management (SMG) routines.
Common practices such as redirecting input to a command file, for example:
are not an option.
Is it possible to glean specific screens or even access the data in a batch mode?
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