15.00 - Bkgrnd Age Cycle Interval - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Utilities

Product
Teradata Database
Release Number
15.00
Content Type
Configuration
Publication ID
B035-1102-015K
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2018-09-25

Bkgrnd Age Cycle Interval

Purpose  

Used by the File System to determine the amount of time that elapses between background cycles to write a subset of modified segments in the cache to disk. This background activity serves to reduce the size of the WAL log, and allows for improved disk space utilization in WAL modes.

Field Group

File System

Valid Range

1 through 240 seconds

Default

60 seconds

Changes Take Effect

After the DBS Control Record has been written.