How to Purge Datamaker Logs

Document ID : KB000010873
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction:

If you are experiencing any performance issues with the gtrep/repository database, it may be due to an excess of log files. This document will outline when and how to purge database logs for better performance in Datamaker. 

Environment:
CA Test Data Manager (TDM)- Datamaker
Instructions:

Development has suggested to purge web logs once a week and purge publish jobs once a month in order to help increase the GTREP database size. 

- To do this in Datamaker: 
1. While in Datamaker, enter Ctrl+Alt+M on your keyboard. 
2. Login with administrator credentials. 
3. On the 'Maintain Connections' window, click the 'Purge Publish Jobs' option in the left hand panel. 
4. Click the 'Purge Web Logs' option in the left hand panel.


- To do this for Portal: https://docops.ca.com/ca-test-data-manager/4-2/en/administrating/ca-tdm-portal-administration/configure-ca-tdm-portal-for-deleting-the-purged-reservations 

Additional Information:

If you experience any issues, please open a support case by going to https://www.ca.com/us/services-support/ca-support/contact-support.html