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DBM commands are the commands, which can be executed in Database Manager CLI for managing databases.

All DBM commands executed during a Database Manager session refer to the database whose name was specified with the option -d when logging on to Database Manager CLI.


The right to execute a DBM command can be subject to three prerequisites:

You can find out which of these prerequisites need to be fulfilled for executing a specific DBM command by looking at its description.


<dbm_command> [<dbm_option_list>]

<dbm_command> :: = <command_name> [<cmd_option_list>]

<cmd_option_list> :: = <command_option> | <command_option> <command_option> ...

<dbm_option_list> :: = <dbm_option> | <dbm_option> <dbm_option> ...





DBM command name


Command option (see description of the respective DBM command)


DBM Option

More Information

Calling Database Manager CLI

help (Command for displaying all the available DBM commands)

Overview of All DBM Commands