How to copy product authorization from one user to another for the CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS suite of products.

Document ID : KB000026125
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Summary:

For the CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS suite of products often a user requires same product authorization as already defined for another user. How can product authorization be copied from one user to another?

 

Instructions:

Process steps to follow to copy authorizations:

  1. Select option A Product Authorizations from the CA DB2 Products Main Menu.
  2. Enter the userid that already has the authorities into the FROM ID field.
  3. Enter the userid that will receive the authorities into the TO ID field.
  4. Use line command C to copy authorization for specific product(s)  or type COPY in the Command field to copy all. Press <ENTER>. The user authorizations are copied. Note: The Replace Auth, Accum To, and Accum From fields affect how the user authorities are copied.

Refer to section 'Using the Product Authorizations Facility'  in 'CA DB2 DB Management Common Functions' online documentation for more information.