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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Informix
Components Informix Server
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 1, 2013

Get database transaction info on dbaccess

Onmonitor has disappeared on 12.10. dbaccess → Database → Info should have a method to retrieve the transaction level of a database (Buffered, Unbuffered, Ansi, None)
  • Guest
    Dec 2, 2020

    For now you can use my listdb7 utility's -D option:

    $ listdb7 -D 
    There are currently 12 databases available:

    # Database/Table/Index/Owner DBSpace/Created /Log Mode Locale/GLS?
    === ================================== =============== ============= ===========
    1 antonin
    art datadbs_1 en_US.819
    11/23/2020 NON-LOGGED No
    2 art
    informix datadbs_1 en_US.819
    06/29/2020 UNBUFFERED No
    3 benchmark3
    art rootdbs en_US.819
    07/15/2020 UNBUFFERED No
    4 forums
    art datadbs_1 en_US.819
    08/31/2020 UNBUFFERED No

    listdb7 is included in my utils2_ak package which you can download free from my web site at: