SQL0104N error unexpected token "!"

Posted on 2009-12-16
Last Modified: 2012-05-08
Getting the following message executing db2 attach command. The password has an exclamation mark at the end.

db2 -v attach to db2 USER db2admin USING Pass!
attach to db2 USER db2admin USING        !
SQL0104N  An unexpected token "!" was found following "<identifier>".
Expected tokens may include:  "NEW".  SQLSTATE=42601
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    Solved by placing the pass in single quotes 'Pass!'

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