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I am writing some fairly large database updates in SQL scripts. My problem is that I have to connect to three different databases to make all of these updates. Normally I would have to create 3 separate .sql files one for each database. Is there a way that I can put all my updates in one sql script and write a connection string so that I can connect to database A, run those statements, then disconnect, connect to database B and run those scripts, disconnect, and then connect to database C and run those statements and disconnect, all in one SQL file so I don't have to break it up into individual files?
I am using DBVisualizer Pro 9.2.8 and connecting to DB2 LUW database type.
Thanks for the help!
over 7 years ago
[This reply is migrated from our old forums.]
Re: Database connection from within a sql script
It is not possible from within the DbVisualizer GUI to run a script that dynamically change the database connection.
A solution is that you invoke the dbviscmd command line interface for DbVisualizer in a shell script. Invoke it for each of the SQL scripts you want to run.
You find more information about dbviscmd here: