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db2adutl parallelism

Usually our Db2 backups to TSM are performed using parallelism, sometimes up to parallelism 10. Occasionally we restore a Db2 system in another operating center from where we have no access to the TSM server. In the source environment the Db2 back...
over 1 year ago in Db2 / Backup, Restore, Rollforward, Recover 0 Not under consideration

Avoid SQL0955C Sort memory cannot be allocated to process the statement. Reason code = 3

It would avoid Db2 errors and interruptions. Every customer using Db2 BLU who ran (or will run) into SQL0955 RC3 errors would benefit.
over 1 year ago in Db2 / BLU Acceleration 0 Not under consideration

DB2 instance to be greater than 8 characters

No description provided
over 1 year ago in Db2 / Installation & Upgrade 0 Not under consideration

For Modify Utility, enhance to allow selecting SYSCOPY rows by TYPE (full, incremental) and DSN pattern (DBP.DB2.ICWKY*), Modify should also delete rows where there are no media.

Incrementals are only kept 14 days, Full IC are kept 30 days, DSN pattern DBP.DB2.ICWKY* are kept 30 days. Current Modify does not support deleting the SYSCOPY rows. All are kept 30 days.
over 1 year ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export, Import, Load, db2look, etc) 0 Not under consideration


over 1 year ago in Db2 / Other/Unknown 0 Not under consideration

SSL support for two phase commit

We have seen errors hitting db2diag after enabling SSL and disabling the TCPIP port. These are related to DB2 not being able to handle Two Phase commit using just SSL port. Due to the new security mandate, the client requires all database connecti...
over 1 year ago in Db2 / Security 0 Not under consideration

db2diag installation for UNIX Db2 clients

If you are looking for connection errors of an UNIX Db2 client, you will find that db2diag is missing.
over 1 year ago in Db2 / Installation & Upgrade 0 Not under consideration

db2cfexp lacks SSL configuration data

db2cfexp is a very valuable tool to save and maybe restore configuration data.I noticed, db2cfexp is not exporting SSL configuration and hence cannot restore it.
over 1 year ago in Db2 / Utilities (Export, Import, Load, db2look, etc) 0 Not under consideration

IBM Data Server Runtime Client support on Red Hat OpenShift

We are using Red Hat OpenShift to access "external" Db2 databases. We have a "IBM Data Server Runtime Client" in each container in a OpenShift POD, one or more containers per POD. OpenShift uses overlayFS with overlay2-driver where the the client ...
over 1 year ago in Db2 / Other/Unknown 0 Not under consideration

remove the requirement of setting DB2INSTANCE before entering/exiting maintenance mode as root

Starting from v11.1.3.3, the user wants to enter / exist maintenance mode as root user, s/he has to export DB2INSTANCE before the db2cluster command:
over 1 year ago in Db2 / pureScale 1 Not under consideration