Environment Variable

Environment variables contain information on a user's software environment. The database system, the database tools and the interfaces use various environment variables.

MaxDB Environment Variables

Name

Example

Description

System

SERVERDB

DEMODB

Name of database instance

PATH

/opt/sdb/bin

In the documentation, see also: Variables

Path to the executable MaxDB files

LD_ASSUME_KERNEL

2.2.5

Deactivate the new Red Hat threading library

Red Hat, Fedora

Linux-Kernel > 2.4

MaxDB-Version < 7.6

SQLOPT

Options for connecting to the database instance

MaxDB-Version < 7.5

See also:

Development Environment, Environment Variables