Program name = db2idbm
Instance home dir = /db2udb/twhdv00, Sysadm group = unixuser
Instance type = 1, Auth type = SERVER
DB21018E A system error occurred. The command line processor could not
Update DBM cfg SYSADM_GROUP errcode = 8
DBI1281E The database manager configuration file could not be
An error occurred when attempting to initialize the database manager
configuration file. A DB2 instance could not be created or upgraded.
Refer to the log file for troubleshooting. Resolve the problem and try
the command again. If the problem persists, contact your IBM service
DBI1079I Output is saved in the log file /tmp/db2icrt.log.16582.
All processed and failed operations have been saved into this log file.
Do not modify this file in any way. This file is for IBM Technical
seen this problem before. just to indicate dbm has not been updated with SYSADM_GROUP
it is possible the instance owner has no primary group
no problem - go to instance and update dbm cfg using SYSADM_GROUP xxx
this will correct the problem
Best Regards, Guy Przytula
Database Software Consultant
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