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DatabaseException: trying to run BIX extract from command line



User is unable to start the BIX extraction through the command line.

Error Messages Database-General Problem retrieving database information for database pegarules -725 42721 DB2 SQL Error: SQLCODE=-725, SQLSTATE=42721, SQLERRMC=CURRENT SCHEMA(*PRIOR FAILURE*);ADC1DB2T, DRIVER=4.8.86

Steps to Reproduce

Set up for command line BIX extract according to manual.

Root Cause

A defect or configuration issue in the operating environment. The database connection was not in the correct format in configuration files.


Make the following change to the operating environment:

​Update the and prconfig.xml file to define the database connection URL and default schema as documented in the BIX User's Guide.

For a DB2 database, the connection URL should look like the following:


Published January 31, 2016 - Updated December 2, 2021

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