16.10 - Aborting a Process - Teradata Viewpoint

Teradata Viewpoint User Guide

Teradata Viewpoint
Release Number
June 2017
English (United States)
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For Teradata Aster systems, you can abort a non-idle process that is blocking other processes or consuming too many resources.
  1. From the Viewpoint Dashboard, do any of the following:
    Option Description
    Queries filtered by state
    1. Click any state in the Queries state filter bar.

      The query results that display are filtered based on what you selected.

    2. Click the row in the table for the session you want to see.
    Top 5 queries
    1. Click any row under Top 5 Queries.
    The query details view appears.
  2. Do one of the following:
    Option Description
    Abort a single process
    1. Click to the right of the session number and select Abort Process.
    2. Click Next.
    Abort multiple processes
    1. From the Table Actions menu, select Abort Process.

      Check boxes appear next to the session ID.

    2. Do one of the following:
      • Select the first check box located in the column heading to select all processes.
      • Select the check boxes for specific processes.
  3. Click Next.
  4. Log in to Teradata Aster, if prompted.
  5. Click Next to confirm you want to abort the processes. A confirmation appears indicating the abort process was successfully submitted.
  6. Click OK.