Thursday , June 13 2024

DB2 license activation

How to activate DB2 License, If you purchased a DB2 V10.5, V10.1, V9.8, V9.7, V9.5, V9.1 product then you can obtain license key from Passport Advantage.

Starting with DB2 Version 9.1, the license file for DB2 products is shipped separately in a file called the Activation key.

Connect with Instance owner (db2inst1) and unzip


Extract the license file.

The license key is found in the /db2/license directory of the downloaded Activation file.

First run below command to verify db2 license exists or not



About Syed Naveed Raza

I have experience to manage DB2 & Oracle plus 3 year of experience as Temenos T24 Core Administrator on AIX & IBM Integration Bus 10.

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