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Support compilation of PL/I and COBOL programs without an active DB2 connection
The compilation of PL/I and COBOL programs on the z/OS mainframe is possible without an active database connection.This does not work on the AIX platform, which requires a database connection during compilation and a DB user withsufficient privile...
CASE with EXISTS in UPDATE returns SQL0582N, which is inconsistent behavior with db2 z/OS
db2 "update test_tab set c1=case when exists (selectc2 from test_tab where c2=1) then 'A' else 'B' END" DB21034E The command was processed as an SQL statement because it was not a valid Command Line Processor command. During SQL processing it r...
PL/SQL compatibility - default values of procedure parameters
Currently DB2 does not fully support Oracle-style definition of default parameters in PL/SQL stored procedures (including those in functions).The following definition works in Oracle, but requires modification in DB2:CREATE OR REPLACE PACKAGE mysc...
Oracle supports NCHR function. To migrate oracle application, we need this scalar function.
NCHR returns the character having the binary equivalent to number in the national character set. The value returned is always NVARCHAR2. This function is ...
Sharing locks between transaction branches also when setting INTRA_PARALLEL is set to YES
We are using DB2 11 for LUW and for an application server we have IBM WebSphere Application Server 9. We have a cluster environment containing several servers.
Our applications are running on different application servers(cluster environment) an...
Although Oracle compatibility mode, the result of date type operation differs from that of Oracle. Because the output are different, customer need to modify the application source. so they wants to see the same result as Oracle.
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