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DB2 to incorporate a feature equivalent to Oracles Flashback(RIMS)
We have an official request from executive management ((John Mikkelsen) for DB2 to incorporate a feature equivalent to Oracles Flashback. Eric Egdorf DB2 LUW Support Verizon Business 719-535-4289 Verizon recently had an outage that they f...
DB2 to add support for alter table without going on need for reorg immediately and allow full access (read,write,alter...etc)
After setting compatibility vector to ORA, we expect alter table to not affect read/write access. In our test, we see that after dropping even a single column, table goes in reorg_pending = Y status and we can not use reorg inplace to continue ins...
Skip REORG evaluation if offline maintenance window equal 1 or 2 hours
Reorg table can be run twice during offline maintenance window. This is not acceptable behavior because it can exhaust the window time on the same table.Secondly, it is also possible to put in queue the same REORG TABLE that will be run the next o...
LOAD utility should allow huge loads to run with out blocking transactional log files
Please let me explain more about how i look at LOAD utility.LOAD utility is a way to write data into database quickly by ignoring the traditional route into the system, like query processing insert/update/delete.LOAD utility will by pass many perf...
Incremental Runstats (modify existing statistics based on delta from previous statistics).(RIMS)
Customer requests an incremental runstats support. Specifically the ability for runstats to modify existing statistics based on the new data that came in or was modified after the previous runstats was invoked.
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.
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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