DB2 Clone Options
- Destination Client
The clone destination client.
Note: The destination client must be configured on the CommCell Console.
- Destination Instance
The clone destination instance.
Note: The source and destination instance must run the same DB2 version.
- DB2 Home
- The full path to the DB2 home directory. The software populates this value when you type the Destination Instance.
- DB2 User
The DB2 user
Note: The user can be different from the one that you configured for the backup set or instance in the CommCell Console.
- Target Database
The clone destination database name.
Note: The database name must be a new database that does not exist and must be in capital letters, for example, TEST_CLONE.
- Staging Directory
The full path to the directory that the software uses to stage the clone.
The staging directory can reside on the destination client or a LUN device.
The software places the online logs in this directory.
Note: The clone job grants the full permissions to the staging directory.
- Overwrite if clone exists
- Select this check box to have the SnapProtect software overwrite the existing clone database with the clone that you want to create.
- Reservation Period
- The time that the software retains the test environment. The default is 1 hour.