Informix Instance Properties (General)

Use this dialog box to define a new instance or view the properties of an existing instance.

Client Name

Displays the name of the client computer on which this instance is found.

iDataAgent

Displays the name of the iDataAgent to which this instance belongs.

INFORMIX SERVER

Displays the name of the instance or instance-like object.

INFORMIX Version

Displays the application version on which the iDataAgent was installed or upgraded on the client computer.

INFORMIX USER

Displays the application user account established for the database to perform all Backup and Restore operations for this instance.

INFORMIX DIR

Displays the path to the application's Home directory. Click Browse to change this path.

ONCONFIG File

Specifies the name of the ONCONFIG file, which is used to help administer the number of streams, among other capabilities. Click Browse to change this path.

INFORMIX Status

Displays the state of the database. Informix states are Online, Offline, Quiescent, or Fastrecovery. Click Refresh to know the current status of the instance.