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IBM Cognos BI Content Store Diagnostic

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Abstract

To retrieve content store database information

Download Description

Run this diagnostic to help you troubleshoot IBM Cognos BI Content Store.

Certain Advantages

  • To check if a database connection is established
  • To check the database version
  • To retrieve the database connection URL

Summary of Information Collected
  • Content Store information
  • If Database Connection is established
  • Database Connection URL
  • Driver Name
  • Driver Version
  • Database Name
  • Database Version
Documentation

To retrieve full documentation of this diagnostic and required parameters run the command:
java -jar <FileName>.jar --help

Prerequisites

Sun Microsystems Java Runtime Environment (JRE)

    • JRE version 1.5.x or higher must be installed

Installation Instructions

To Run Diagnostic do one of the following steps:

For Microsoft Windows:

  • From a Microsoft Windows DOS command, run the batch file.
    • This is the recommended way, as progress will appear in the command window.
  • Run the jar file
    • This will run in the background, no progress will appear, only the result once the diagnostic has been completed.


For UNIX / Linux
  • X Windows System Display is required to provide Graphical User Interface (GUI) protocol
  • Download the tar file and uncompress all the files to the same directory using the command:
      1: tar -xpf <FileName>.tar
  • To run the diagnostic type one of the following steps:
      1: execute_<FileName>.sh
      2: java -jar <FileName>.jar


For z/OS
  • X Windows System Display is required to provide Graphical User Interface (GUI) protocol
  • Download the tar file and uncompress all the files to the same directory using the command:
      1: tar -xpf <FileName>.tar

  • To run the diagnostic type one of the following steps:
      1: source execute_<FileName>.sh

Download package

To download this tool please contact us at mailto:diagtool@ca.ibm.com


Technical support

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Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Business Analytics Cognos Business Intelligence AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows 10.1


Document information

More support for: Cognos Business Intelligence

Software version: 10.1, 10.1.1, 10.2

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 4020678

Modified date: 20 March 2010


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