15.00 - DBW Main Window - 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

DBW Main Window

The following table describes the three main areas of the DBW main window.

 

This Area …

Contains …

Menu Bar

two pull-down menus:

  • File
  • Help
  • Status line

  • the connection identifier. This consists of the connection number by which this DBW console is known, followed by a slash and the total number of DBW consoles connected to the system.
  • the name of the node to which this DBW is connected.
  • the current status of the system.
  • Note: When the PDE is running, the Supervisor Status line shows the status as Reading to allow you to enter commands into the Supervisor window.

    Buttons

    the following subwindows:

  • Four DBW application windows. In each DBW application window, you can run one database utility or program at a time.
  • DBS I/O window. This window contains messages from database programs that are not running in DBW application windows.
  • Supervisor window. In the Supervisor window, you can run commands and execute utilities.
  • Note: Database commands run in the Supervisor window. Database utilities run in one of the DBW application windows.

    These subwindows can communicate simultaneously with the Teradata Database.