Using the Journal

All log file management actions are recorded in the journal. All system messages relating to archiving, restoring and cleanup are listed here.


  1. To use the journal, choose SAP-DB2admin: Log File Management in the Control Center.
  2. Select tab page Journal.
  3. Select Archive, Restore or Clean up according to which journal information you require.
  4. The selected journal is displayed immediately in the listbox on the upper half of the screen.

  5. To display the details for a particular journal, double-click on an entry in this list.

The detailed information is displayed under Details on the lower half of the screen.