Tag Archives: db2

DB2 Silent Install Error: The return value is “5121”.

Is db2setup having trouble creating users on your system with Db2 9.7 FP2? How to solve Return code 5121. Continue reading

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Cross platform DB2 backup and restore

A guide on how to move a DB2 database from one platform to another with special emphasis on migrating from Windows to Linux. Continue reading

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DB2 9.5 install hangs on Linux during db2icrt

How to fix a hung DB2 9.5 install on Linux. Continue reading

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DB2 and ConfigEngine : Security mechanism not supported

How to fix the error “Connection authorization failure occurred. Reason: Security mechanism not supported.” when using DB2’s DATA_ENCRYPT setting and WebSphere Portal’s ConfigEngine. Continue reading

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ERRORCODE=-4214, SQLSTATE=28000 from DB2 on Ubuntu

Connection authorization failure occurred. Reason: Local security service non-retryable error. ERRORCODE=-4214, SQLSTATE=28000 is a common error when using DB2 on newer versions of Ubuntu. This post describes how to fix this problem. Continue reading

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