RDBPROD: Which AIJ Backup Files Can Be Deleted?

(Doc ID 559672.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Rdb Server on OpenVMS - Version 7.0.7.3 and later
Oracle CODASYL DBMS - Version 7.0 and later
HP OpenVMS VAX
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha



Goal

The following RMU command displays this information:

$ RMU/backup/after/quiet/lock=60/log -
/edit=("_",Vno,"_",year,month,day_of_month,"_QP") -
bck$database aij$bck_dir:BAIJ
%RMU-I-AIJBCKBEG, beginning after-image journal backup operation
%RMU-I-OPERNOTIFY, system operator notification: AIJ backup operation started
%RMU-I-AIJBCKSEQ, backing up after-image journal sequence number 44
%RMU-I-LOGBCKAIJ, backing up after-image journal AIJ_01 at 01:37:17.66
%RMU-I-QUIETPT, waiting for database quiet point at 26-MAR-2008 01:37:17.66
%RMU-I-QUIETPT, waiting for database quiet point at 26-MAR-2008 01:37:17.68
%RMU-I-LOGCREBCK, created backup file
DISK020:[DATA.BACKUP]BAIJ_44_20080326_QP.AIJ;1
%RMU-I-OPERNOTIFY, system operator notification: AIJ backup operation completed
%RMU-I-AIJBCKEND, after-image journal backup operation completed successfully
%RMU-I-LOGAIJJRN, backed up 1 after-image journal at 01:37:17.71
%RMU-I-LOGAIJBLK, backed up 254 after-image journal blocks at 01:37:17.71

The equivalent command for CODASYL DBMS woud be


Can all files, other than BAIJ_44_20080326_QP.AIJ;1 be deleted?

Solution

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