Log Area

The Space Management display of the Database Alert Monitor shows you status information about logging and automatic log backups, as well as the last log sequence number.

Prerequisites

Prerequisites  

Procedure

       1.      Start the Database Alert Monitor.

       2.      Choose <Name of the Database Connection>® Space Management ® Log Area.

Result

Display

Default for Alerts

Total Log Space

Total storage space available in the log area in MB

Free Log Space

Free storage space in MB

Total Log Space

Occupied storage space as a percentage

Log Writing

Shows you whether the logging is active or not.

Autosave Log

Shows you whether automatic log backups are activated or not. If automatic log backups are not activated, a yellow alert is generated.

Last Log I/O Sequence Number

Shows you the last log sequence number.

See also:

?     If there is not enough free space in the log area, proceed as described in Monitoring the Log Area.

?     Logging must always be active in production systems.

?     To guarantee the security of your system, automatic log backups must always be activated. Proceed as described in the section Activating Automatic Log Backup

?     Database Assistant: Log Area