DB2 - SQL1035N The database is currently in use

17 October,2012 by Tom Collins

Question : I’m trying to complete an OFFLINE FULL BACKUP and  receive this error message when executing db2 backup DB mydb.

 SQL1035N  The database is currently in use.  SQLSTATE=57019

 I’ve checked db2 list applications  - which returns no applications .

 How can I  fix?

Answer: First , check if the database is activated.

db2pd -db mydb -app


db2 list active databases

Second, if it’s activated , then deactivate the database

 db2 deactivate database

Third, try OFFLINE FULL BACKUP again

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Author: Rambler(http://www.dba-db2.com)


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