USE-BACKUP-LOGS—Use the Primary Archive Log Data Sets

The USE-BACKUP-LOGS keyword performs a recovery using the backup archive logs.
cafrdb2
The USE-BACKUP-LOGS keyword performs a recovery using the backup archive logs. Typically,
Fast Recover
attempts to use the primary archive log data sets before it uses the backup archive log data sets. However, if you know that the primary archive logs are corrupt or unavailable, specifying USE-BACKUP-LOGS YES saves time.
USE-BACKUP-LOGS is not valid with REBUILD INDEX.
This keyword has the following format:
USE-BACKUP-LOGS [
NO
|YES]
  • NO
    Uses the primary archive log data sets for the recovery. This value is the default.
  • YES
    Uses the backup archive log data sets for the recovery.