15.00 - Chapter 21 Recovery Manager (rcvmanager) - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Utilities

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The Recovery Manager utility, rcvmanager, monitors and provides information about the progress of a Teradata Database system in recovery, including transaction rollbacks, because of a Teradata Database system crash or user abort.

The recovery process might include one or more of the following:

  • Online Transaction recovery
  • Down AMP recovery of changed data rows
  • Down AMP recovery of Teradata Database system level changes
  • Also, rcvmanager allows you to do the following:

  • Cancel the rollback of one or more specified host and session IDs
  • Set the priority level of rollbacks in progress for a specified host and session IDSet priority levels to optimize Teradata Database system recovery
  • Scenarios Runs From

  • Database Window or comparable interface to the Teradata Database console subsystem, such as cnsterm. Type start rcvmanager at the DBW command prompt.
  • Teradata Viewpoint Remote Console portlet
  • Host Utility Console
  • For general information on starting the utilities from different interfaces, see Appendix B: “Starting the Utilities” For information on Viewpoint, see Teradata Viewpoint User Guide.