DB2 probe on AIX is not able to connect to the database
Article ID: 76276
DX Infrastructure Management
CA Unified Infrastructure Management On-Premise (Nimsoft / UIM)
The DB2 probe was successfully installed on the AIX Operating System but it fails to connect to the local database.
The following message is displayed: Probe has to be started for the connection test.
Based on the db2_monitor log, the DB2INSTANCE variable was not set on the Controller:
db2: (scan_db2dir) - Get default instance name failed, DB2INSTANCE not filled.
AIX with local DB2
You MUST set the DB2INSTANCE on the controller as below.
LD_LIBRARY_PATH = /IBM/DB2/sqllib/lib64/
DB2INSTANCE = <DEFAULTISNTANCE>