15.00 - FIB - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Support Utilities

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
15.00
category
Configuration
featnum
B035-1180-015K

FIB

Purpose  

The FIB (File Information Block) command displays information about the file system and cylinder usage, including WAL log cylinder and Depot cylinder usage.

Syntax  

Note: The online help lists the display options (/P, /S, /M, /L, /H) as /dispopt. You can type the options at the beginning or end of the command.

 

Syntax Element

Description

/P

Positions to the FIB. Nothing is displayed unless a problem exists.

/S

Displays the fixed area of the FIB.

/M

Same as /S.

/L

Same as /M but also includes the Cylinder Allocation History Array and FTR information.

/H

Displays the contents of the FIB in hexadecimal.

Usage Notes  

The prompt for the FIB selector is as follows:

FIB ==>

In addition to global and upper-level commands, the following lower-level commands are allowed at the FIB prompt:

  • DISPLAY (without an ordinalrange)
  • DROP
  • PATCH
  • WRITE