IBM® Informix® in non-menu mode. Parent topic: Start DB-Access To find the PDF, see Publications for the IBM Informix family of products. started with DB-Access,” on page explains how to create and work with the demonstration databases provided with your Informix database server. Important: . One way, not the best for some cases is sending stderr to /dev/null. Let’s create a table to test it: [[email protected] ~]$ dbaccess demo – Database selected. >.
|Published (Last):||4 August 2011|
|PDF File Size:||5.29 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||6.55 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
For example, do not type a password on the screen where it can be seen or include it in a command file that informlx other than the user can read. Ricardo Henriques 4 John Elliot V 1 8. Instead, a message similar to the following text is displayed: You start DB-Access by running the dbaccess command from the command line.
Include options to specify the database, command files, or to go to a specific menu screen. Why am I getting a syntax error using Informix dbaccess? Use the dbaccess command to start DB-Access.
Jonathan Leffler k 89 Error in line 1 Near character position 1 Any suggestions? You may still want to redirect errors.
Commands that you ran from the menu interfaces are not shown. These commands are interpreted by DB-Access and not by the Informix database server, and translate into queries against the system catalog of the current database. Sign up using Facebook.
Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.
DB-Access interactively in non-menu mode
Switching to the user ricardoremember that it should have DBA privilege, we can now:. You can choose whether to use the DB-Access menu interface or the command-line interface. If you use a Windows terminal to run DB-Access on a UNIX database server, the terminal-emulation window must emulate a terminal type that DB-Access can recognize, or the database server shows an unknown terminal-type message in the terminal-emulation window.
Start and run DB-Access interactively at the command line, without the menu interface.
As noted by Ricardo Henriques in his answeryou can do a certain amount by redirecting standard error. You cannot infformix any other options with -version. This information includes database server name, database server type, the host computer, server capabilities, and other settings.
USER statement when it violates security. Displays the previous commands that you ran from the dbaccess command line during the current session. Sign up using Email and Password.
If you exit from a submenu or option that you specified from the command line, you will exit directly to the operating-system command line. If you use a window interface on a UNIX terminal, issue the dbaccess command from a nonscrolling console window.
Getting started with DB-Access
The list of databases is, therefore, somewhat different because the information is not a part of the system catalog of the current database.
Check for ANSI compliance. The dbaccess command without options starts the main menu with no database selected and no options activated.