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Modify a database file.



Where you substitute [PropertiesToModify] for the properties you want to modify.


ModifyDatabaseFile specifies the location on the host file system where InterSystems IRIS® modifies a database file. InterSystems IRIS modifies the database file at the specified location according to the defined properties when processing the [Actions] section during a configuration merge. The complete list of database properties is available in the class reference.

Changing this Operation

This operation is designed to be used during a configuration merge. You can change CreateDatabaseFile by editing the merge file in a text editor (as described in Editing the Active CPF).

See Configuring Databases for information about databases, .

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