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Chapter 2: Planning for recovery > Log mining - Pg. 17

Recovery Asset ALID Comment An up-to-date ALID saves time during recovery and might also give extra recovery path options. If not current, it is updated automatically during the log analysis phase of recovery. 2.7 Log mining Log mining specifically refers to running DB2 RE log analysis, whether from the GUI or from the command line. You can run log analysis as required against DB2 log files. Therefore, the only asset upon which log mining is dependant is the DB2 log files. If the logs have been archived to Tivoli® Storage Manager, or some other such library manager, then they need to be accessible physically to DB2 RE. If the logs were archived by DB2 using USEREXIT or a shared library that is defined in LOGARCHMETH1 or LOGARCHMETH2, DB2 RE retrieves the archived logs automatically. If the logs were archived using a method outside of DB2, users must retrieve the log files manually. DB2 RE works directly with the storage media server automatically. You can use