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How to generate monitoring file with date suffix.


Here is a way to generate a monitoring file with date format suffix.

The Below Example is monitoring and generating the monitoring file for 10 hours at the 5 seconds interval with current date suffix.


declare v_n int;   

declare @v_mode varchar(50);

declare @v_date date;

select getdate() into @v_date;

set @v_mode=’-summary -interval 5 -file_suffix’;

set v_n=1;

execute immediate ‘iq utilities main into monitor_dummy start monitor ”’||@v_mode|| ‘ ‘ ||@v_date||””;

while v_n <= 10 loop

    waitfor delay ’01:00:00′;


      set v_n=v_n+1;

    end loop;

iq utilities main into monitor_dummy stop monitor;

end ;

The monitoring file is generated as follows.

Ex) iqdemo.8-main-2014-12-24


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