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[Restore DB] backup from linux & resotore to windows

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Can I restore a backup taken from a DB2 7.2 on Linux to a 8.1 Win ?
How ?

Tkx
Nov 12 '05 #1
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NEXUZ6 wrote:
Can I restore a backup taken from a DB2 7.2 on Linux to a 8.1 Win ?
How ?


I would say it is impossible.
Nov 12 '05 #2

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NEXUZ6 wrote:
Can I restore a backup taken from a DB2 7.2 on Linux to a 8.1 Win ?
How ?

Tkx


You can't restore a backup taken of Linux to a Windows system, even if they
are both at the same level.

What you will need to do is -

1) Restore Linux backup onto Linux system (V7.2 or higher)
2) Use db2look and db2move to extract the DDL and move the data

HTH

Phil
Nov 12 '05 #3

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