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W. D. AshleyFoundation Db2 and Pythonhttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-6942-8_5

5. Db2 Utilities

W. David Ashley1  
Austin, TX, USA

In this chapter, we will introduce the Db2 utilities. The utilities help to manage the databases, tablespaces, tables, and indexes owned by the Db2 system. These utilities include backup, import, export, load, reorg, runstats, rebind, move, and a few other commands. We will cover many of these commands in this chapter.

Normally you would log into the instance of Db2 that you want to run the utility command under and then run the command from that point. If you are logged in as the owner of the Db2 instance, you can also run ...

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