Opening Offline Execution Plans

Teradata Visual Explain User Guide

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Teradata Tools and Utilities
prodname
Visual Explain
vrm_release
16.10
16.20
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User Guide
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B035-2504-086K
Visual plans that have been saved offline to a file can be opened through the command line interface.
  • To open an offline plan, use the following command:
    VEComp [-f] filename.vec [-v expanded || compressed]

    where the following is true:

    filename.vec is the name of a .vec file.

Example Commands for Offline Execution Plans

The following table describes commands used to open an offline execution plan.

Examples for Opening Offline Execution Plan
Example Command Description
1
VEComp test.vec
Opens the offline plan from file test.vec.
2
VEComp -f test.vec
Opens the offline plan from file test.vec.
3
VEComp -f test1.vec -f
test2.vec
-f test3.vec
Opens the offline plans from the files test1.vec, test2.vec, and test3.vec.
4
VEComp test1.vec test2.vec
test3.vec
Opens the offline plans from the files test1.vec, test2.vec, and test3.vec.
5
VEComp -f test.vec -v
compressed
Opens the offline plan from file test.vec and displays it in the compressed view.