Allowing a Selective Copy of an Online Full Data Only Backup

Set this additional setting to allow a selective copy of an online data only full backup that you performed from the CommCell Console.

Note: This additional setting can only be used with a DB2 database that runs version 9.5 or above. Backups that you perform online full backups from the CommCell Console are eligible for selective copy.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, right-click the client, and then click Properties.

    The Client Properties dialog box is displayed.

  2. On the Additional Settings tab, click Add.

    The Add Additional Settings dialog box is displayed.

  3. Enter the details for the additional setting:
    1. n the Name box, type sALLOWONLINESELCOPY.
    2. In Category box, select Db2Agent.
    3. In the Type box, select String.
    4. In the Value box, type Y.
    5. Click OK to close the Add Additional Settings dialog box.
  4. Click OK to close the Client Properties dialog box.