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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Test Data Management
  3. Test Data Manager
  4. Projects
  5. Policies
  6. Data Discovery
  7. Creating a Data Subset
  8. Performing a Data Masking Operation
  9. Data Masking Techniques and Parameters
  10. Plans and Workflows
  11. Monitor
  12. Reports
  13. ilmcmd
  14. Data Type Reference
  15. Data Type Reference for Hadoop

Syntax Notation

Syntax Notation

To use the ilmcmd command line program, review the syntax notation.
The following table describes the syntax notation for the ilmcmd command line program:
Convention
Description
-x
Option placed before an argument. This designates the parameter you enter. For example, to enter the user name for ilmcmd, type -un or -UserName followed by the user name.
<x>
Required option. If you omit a required option, the command line program returns an error message.
<x | y>
Select between required options. If you omit a required option, the command line program returns an error message.
If a pipe symbol (|) separates options, specify exactly one option. If options are not separated by pipe symbols, specify all the options.
[x]
Optional option. The command runs whether or not you enter these options.
[x | y]
Select between optional options. For example, you can display help for all ilmcmd commands by using the -h or -help option.
[-h|-help]
The command runs whether or not you enter the optional parameter.
<
<x | y>
|
<a | b>
>
When a set contains subsets, the superset is indicated with bold brackets (
< >
).
Subsets are separated with the bold pipe symbol (
|
).