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SQL Anywhere 17 » UltraLite - Database Management and Developer Guide » UltraLite database reference » UltraLite utilities

UltraLite Erase utility (ulerase)

Erases an UltraLite database.

ulerase [ options ] [ db-file-name ]
Option Description
@ data Use this to read in options from the specified environment variable or configuration file. If both exist with the same name, the environment variable is used.

-k key



Specify the encryption key for an encrypted database.




Specify that you want to be prompted for the encryption key.
--log Log operations to the specified file.




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

-u uid,pwd



Specify the userid and password required to access the database.




Displays utility usage information and exits.
db-file-name Erase the specified database.

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

Encrypted databases require a key provided in the connection string, or using one of -k key or -p.