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Create a database file. Does not register the database in InterSystems IRIS®.


CreateDatabaseFile:Directory=DatabaseDirectory[,Additional Properties]


CreateDatabaseFile specifies the location on the host file system where InterSystems IRIS® creates a database file. InterSystems IRIS does not register this database in the instance. InterSystems IRIS creates the database file at the specified location when processing the [Actions] section during a configuration merge. You can specify additional properties for the database file. 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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