LANSA stores a great deal of information about fields, files and processes. This information is kept in a set of approximately 80 IBM i database files that reside in the LANSA 'data' library. This is normally called [email protected], but may be different at your installation. These files begin with the prefix '[email protected]', '[email protected]'or '[email protected]' which identify them as 'internal' LANSA files.
Why Does it Have to Be Reorganized?
Like all IBM i database files, those in the LANSA 'internal' database should be regularly reorganized. There are two good reasons for doing this:
The steps involved in Reorganizing the LANSA internal database are as follows:
1. Select the option to submit | |
the job to Reorganize the | HOUSE- |
LANSA internal database | KEEPING |
on the housekeeping menu. | MENU |
2. Specify job details and | |
submit the batch job. | SUBMIT |
| JOB |
5.6.1 When Should It Be Reorganized?
5.6.2 Submit Job to Reorganize the Database