The StarView main frame is displayed in the following figure:
You can view and choose from a list of distributed databases or type the name of a distributed database. See Select a Distributed Database.
The StarView main frame includes the following operations:
Connects you with the displayed distributed database and displays its associated nodes and component local databases.
Lists all distributed databases on the current node so you can select one. Your selection is automatically entered in the Distributed Database field.
These are the standard menu operations.
To select a distributed database, either select from a list of distributed databases or manually enter a distributed database name.
Note: If you specify a distributed database name on the StarView command line, this menu is skipped.
To select from a list of distributed databases:
A list of distributed databases is displayed as shown in the following figure:
As the cursor moves, successive distributed databases are highlighted. Choose one.
You are connected to the selected database.
To manually enter a distributed database name:
You are connected to the specified database.