15.11 - update_job - Data Stream Architecture

Teradata Data Stream Architecture (DSA) User Guide

prodname
Data Stream Architecture
vrm_release
15.11
created_date
December 2016
category
User Guide
featnum
B035-3150-026K

Purpose

The update_job command updates an existing DSA job based on the information from the command line parameters or the XML file if provided. Parameter values specified in the command line supersede values entered for the same parameters in the XML file.

Syntax

update_job -n|-name Name [parameters|File]

Example

dsc update_job -n job1 -f parameters.xml

Parameters

n|name Name
The name of the job on which to perform the action. Must be unique for each job.
job1
d|description Description
[Optional] A meaningful description of the job. To allow a multi-word description, add \" before and after the description string.
\"backup web apps\"
t|type Type
[Optional] The type of job. Enter one of the following:
  • BACKUP
  • RESTORE
  • ANALYZE_READ
  • ANALYZE_VALIDATE
backup
o|owner Owner
[This parameter is deprecated after release 15.00. You will receive a warning message if you use this parameter.] The owner of the job. Job ownership is used to determine the appropriate privileges given to DSA users.
user
b|backup_name BackupName
[Optional] An existing backup job name. For restore, analyze_read, and analyze_validate jobs only.
backupWeb1
v|backup_version BackupVersion
[Optional] Backup version number. For restore, analyze_read, and analyze_validate jobs only. Enter latest or 0 for the latest save set.
60
f|file filename
The full file path and file name of the file containing the necessary parameters to create the job. If the same parameters are provided both in the file and on the command line, Teradata DSA uses the values specified in the command line.
backupjob1.xml
u|user_authentication User
Required when security management is enabled. Supplies the command with the Viewpoint user, and triggers a password prompt for authentication.

Usage Notes

You cannot update a retired job.

XML File Example

This command imports information from the XML file created from the export_job command.