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In the Administration user menu, you can, among other things, start, stop or initialize an SAP liveCache database, or register liveCache applications.

Note Note

If a user is performing administration functions, administration is locked for all other users.

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Starting, stopping or initializing an SAP liveCache database is performed using the Database Manager CLI.


In accordance with the authorization concept, the user was assigned one of the roles SAP_BC_LVC_OPERATOR, SAP_BC_LVC_ADMINISTRATOR or SAP_BC_LVC_SUPERUSER.


  1. In the user menu, choose liveCache Assistant (transaction LC10).

  2. Enter the name of the database connection. You can select the name from the list of existing names. You can restrict the search for the required name.

  3. Choose   liveCache   Monitoring  .

  4. Choose   Administration   Operating  .


Open the DBA Cockpit (transaction DBACOCKPIT) and choose   Properties   Display Operating Actions  .


The system displays the following SAP liveCache properties:

Database version/liveCache version

Database Server and Versions

DBM Server Version

Database Server and Versions

Operating System


Operational state/liveCache state

Operational State

Started at

Time stamp

Last Initialization

SAP liveCache Technology: Action status, current log display and action time stamp

Last Start/Stop Action

SAP liveCache Technology: Action status, current log display and action time stamp

Automatic Log Backup OFF | ON

Activating Automatic Log Backup

Database Trace OFF | ON

Database Trace

Command monitors OFF | ON

Command Monitor

Resource Monitor OFF | ON

Resource Monitor

If you want to see all the logs, not just the current ones, switch to the Operating Logs display.

These values are calculated again in the following cases:

  • You start transaction LC10.

  • You choose the Refresh button.

  • After the SAP liveCache is started, stopped or initialized.

Further Explanations

Directories, Files

You can choose the following functions:

You can initialize the liveCache and register LCApps.

Note Note

The Start liveCache and Stop liveCache functions in the Operating menu are not available for an SAP liveCache OneDB.

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More Information

DBA Cockpit: SAP MaxDB, Operating (liveCache), Properties