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Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc)

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Allow REORG INPLACE and modify REORG RECLAIM EXTENTS on ITC tables

Beginning Db2 v10.5, REORG RECLAIM EXTENTS on ITC tables also implicitly performs sparse extent consolidation before freeing empty extents ( https://www.ibm.com/docs/en/db2/10.5?topic=enhancements-reorganization-make-table-maintenance-easier ). Ho...
23 days ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 0 Under review

Enhance db2move to use remote LOAD from CLIENT

For migration of on premise Db2 database to a cloud service, the usability of db2move would help a lot.For now you have to use manual LOAD commands to load data for each single table to the Db2 on cloud service.db2move can be used from the on prem...
27 days ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 0 Under review

Db2 runstats command, allow to be run on table partition level

Db2 Runstats command can only be run on whole table, at this moment. It cannot be executed on selected partitions only.RUNSTATS ON TABLE table ....options... We would like to have possibility to execute runstats utility on selected partitions only...
about 2 months ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 2 Submitted

Create a "RUNSTATS Check" report similar to the REORGCHK

Although there is an Automated RUNSTATS, some people prefer to execute RUNSTATS manually. Having some ability to run a report that "Recommends" that a table should have a RUNSTATS performed would assist in making decisions. with thousands of table...
about 2 months ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 0 Submitted

"db2pd -ha" enhancement for Pacemaker managed env

For TSAMP managed env, "db2pd -ha" returns the cluster info. For PCMK mananged env, "db2pd -ha" returns nothing.
2 months ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 0 Is a defect

Authentication Keys Obfuscation When CLP Echoes External Table Queries with Object Storage

When an external table query involving either S3 or SWIFT options is executed, and the output echoed to the terminal (either via a sql script, or in interactive mode), the authentication keys are also displayed along with the contents of the query...
3 months ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 0 Not under consideration

db2pd -db option not working with catalog-ed database alias

When using the db2pd command it will not function/work with a catalog-ed database alias as shown below:- /u03/db2inst1>db2pd -db csnxhadr -tablespaces Database CSNXHADR not activated on database member 0 or this database name cannot be found in...
5 months ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 0 Not under consideration

Log Failed LOADS in db history file

Please refer to IBM CASE TS012541333 for further details Db2 database history file registers several SUCCESS and FAILED operations. If a backup has been executed, and if it failed or completed ok . if a restore has been done, and if it failed or c...
6 months ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 2 Future consideration

Support S3 Buckets with Object Locks

Db2 already has an integration that supports directly writing/reading to/from to S3 buckets. Unfortunately this integration currently does not support buckets that use object locks. In such a case the following error pops up in the diagnostic log:...
10 months ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 1 Future consideration

externalize generic runstats information for XML columns in SYSCAT.COLUMNS

Currently RUNSTATS does not store generic statistical results for XML columns in SYSCAT.COLUMNS - as it does for other data types -, like numnulls etc.This information in SYSCAT.COLUMNS is used for administrative, automated tasks worldwide, but ca...
10 months ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export Import Load db2look etc) 2 Future consideration