The table below lists and explains names and meanings of the SAP MaxDB Recovery Kit parameters. These values are tuned by editing the /etc/default/LifeKeeper configuration file.

Parameter Name
Setting Value
Default Value
When to Apply
MAXDB_START_TIMEOUT Number of seconds to wait before aborting an in-service action that is hung. Integers 300 As required (takes effect immediately)
MAXDB_PID_CLEANUP Specifies whether child processes of a hung in-service action will be cleaned up (killed). y: clean up

n: no cleanup

n As required (takes effect immediately)
MAXDB_STOP_COUNT Number of times LifeKeeper will attempt to offline the database. Integers 5 As required (takes effect immediately)
MAXDB_WAIT Number of seconds to wait between database offline attempts. Integers 5 As required (takes effect immediately)
MAXDB_DEBUG Enables or disables debug logging. 0: disabled

1: enabled

0 As required (takes effect immediately)
MAXDB_OFFLINE_ENABLED Specifies whether the database will be taken offline when the LifeKeeper MaxDB resource is taken out of service. 0: do not offline

1: do offline

1 Use with caution, if you need to temporarily stop LifeKeeper (e.g., to upgrade or perform maintenance) while not stopping the database. Please ensure you re-enable database offlines after maintenance is complete.


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