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SQL Anywhere 11.0.0 » UltraLite - Database Management and Reference » UltraLite Database Reference » UltraLite utilities reference


UltraLite Erase database (ulerase)

Erases an UltraLite database.

ulerase -c "connection-string" [options] [ dbname ] 
Option Description
-c "connection-string"keyword=value Required. Connect to the database as identified in the DBF or file_name parameter of your connection-string. If you do not specify both a user ID and a password, the default UID of DBA and PWD of sql are assumed.
-ek key Specify the encryption key for an encrypted database.
-ep Specify that you want to be prompted for the encryption key.

Set the utility to run in quiet mode. Suppress informational banners, version numbers, and status messages. Error messages are still displayed, however.

-v Print verbose messages.

The database must be accessible. The User ID and password combination must allow a connection, otherwise the database will not be erased.

Encrypted databases require a key provided in the connection string, or using one of -ek <key> or -ep.