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db2look should offer an option to sort the generated objects
When generating db2look in different server, databases, configuration, the order is not the same (probably because the creation order was different) and it is difficult to compare objects in different databases.
Allow REPAIR CATALOG on indexes to reset version numbers
In Db2 Cloning Tool, index version mismatches cause indexes to be rebuilt on the target rather than using the physical copy. Some of these indexes are very large. Corrective measures would be to drop and recreate the index on the source which woul...
Ability to append to a file when performing an export
When exporting data to files, every export should be in a different file. And it the business requirement is to have all data in the same file, then it is necessary to do that manually with something external to db2.
The new syntax IF EXISTS for CREATE and DROP TABLES (see https://ibm-data-and-ai.ideas.aha.io/ideas/DB24LUW-I-259) should also be generated by db2look on demand. This would help and simplify migration scenarios with db2look.
This should also be a...
Db2 should allow an export without characters for columns not characters, or space as column delimiter. Something like:
export to myfile.csv of del
modified by nochardel nocoldel
select * from mytable
There is something to change the col...
The db2expln utility provides a plain text file only.
Sometimes, OPTPROFILE can be added to tune some terrible SQL. The OPTPROFILE is XML format, but many users is not used to it. If XML format is supported as an option of db2expln then it would...
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