Is it possible to monitor the progess of the Purge process during a StarTeam upgrade?
In order to complete the upgrade from ST 2005 R2 to 2006 it is required to run a Purge on the database. The purge process can take a long time to complete, depending on the size of the database and it is difficult to monitor the progress of the Purge process. However, this can be done manually using the following steps,
To monitor progress note that
The Purge process should progress evenly and slowly and you may
even be able to observe singe file decrements. During the Purge the
database should be under medium load and the fileserver should be
under light load. As a rough guide, Purging of 1000 files takes
about 1 hour.