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Request to provide support for DELIMIDENT in CDC

The feature request has been submitted earlier. Re-submitted the request again via RFE tool to track on the status. Can you please provide an update. CQ# idsdb00249320 RTC# 23793 Request to provide support for DELIMIDENT in CDC Nee...
over 8 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 0 Not under consideration

IDAA UDF Support for Experian Opportunity

System: IDAAActor: Financial Services ClientIDAA is a product that is used to accelerate complex queries on DB2 z/OS without any change to the underlying infrastructure and applications and is fully transparent to applications that submit queries ...
over 8 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Increase the limit of 100 ckpts entries in BSDS

BACKOUT YES specifies the recovery of objects to a prior point in time by a log-only backout. No image copy is restored, it uses the log to backout changes made since the log point that is specified in the TOLOGPOINT or TORBA options. So...
over 8 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Display severity code in DSNUxxxxI message

DB2 only provides highest return code at then end of job, often we need to review the output of the reorg jobs to find out abnormal activities.Is it possible to display the seveirty code along with the current text for each DSNUxxxxI message ? Tha...
over 8 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Need an onmode option to terminate orphaned, tightly coupled global transactions. Onmode -Z does not address this case.

If a Java application that uses tightly coupled global transactions (such as from Geronimo / WebSphere app servers) abnormally terminates, it may leave the global transaction orphaned on the Informix database server.In this case, an onstat -G will...
over 8 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 0 Future consideration

Accept timestamps which never really exists

In our installation we have a lot of java applications on Unix which access z/OS DB2 data and this area grows a lot. Our application often use artifical timestamps ( target is not to save the time of something ) to create clustered and unique key...
over 8 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Functionality already exists

Batch Insert via SQLJ from Java and cast expression is not supported

We want to insert many rows from java applications on Unix in DB2 on z/OS via SQLJ with a good performance. Typically we do this with Batch-mode (execCtx.setBatching(true) inserts. But there are limitations concerning cast, which prohibit the usag...
over 8 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Functionality already exists

IFCID 172/196 (Deadlock/Timeout) – Add STCK for Held Locks

At IFCID 172/196 (Deadlock/Timestamp) please add a STCK for the held lock (blocker) when the lock was granted. In case of a lockout with this STCK the sequence of the locks, and so the sequence of the blocker-SQLs, can be reconstructed ‘post mor...
over 8 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Protocol the SQL in SYSPRINT for DSNTIAUL

We often use DSNTIAUL to access data. At the moment you can't see the executed SQL in the job output. If DB2 protocol this it will be very helpfull. Proposal is to write it to SYSPRINT ( default ) and/or controll the output DD via a paramter.
over 8 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Not under consideration

Allow capability to ALTER the UPDATES column of SYSCOLUMNS

DB2 10 for z/OS eliminates the PARTKEYU system parameter and always behaves as if PARTKEYU was set to YES. However, tables created in DB2 for z/OS Version 5 and earlier can not take advantage of this capability unless the tables are dropped and r...
over 8 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Delivered