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Db2 for z/OS

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alternate name for special register CURRENT APPLICATION COMPATIBILITY > APPLCOMPAT

is it possible to introduce alternate name or short version of "CURRENT APPLICATION COMPATIBILITY"? On a regular basis, we usually want to validate the applcompat of our system for informative purposes so we do:SELECT CURRENT APPLICATION COMPATIB...
about 1 year ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Future consideration

DB2 Z/OS Sync Logical and Physical Parts after full Reorg

ADD PART was used to insert a new physical partition in the middle of a tablespace. Now the Logical and Physical partitions are mismatch.If a Full Reorg on the full tablespace is performed, the utility can include an option to resync the logi...
9 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Future consideration

Message for START DATABASE

Message for LOG MSTR of the command START DATABASE and STOP DATABASE.
about 1 year ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

new accounting trace field to indicate if distributed connection was secure or not

We have recently enabled the SECPORT in all our Db2 subsystem. And now it is possible for a distributed client to use the SECPORT (instead of TCPPORT) and establish a secure SSL/TLS connection to the Db2.Great. Ideally, I would like to shut down ...
about 1 year ago in Db2 for z/OS 2 Functionality already exists

Request for RUNSTATS SHRLEVEL REFERENCE with SAMPLE to update RTS TOTALROWS

Recovery to PIT or to current, and non-standard recovery methods such as DSN1COPY or DF/SMS dataset DUMP/RESTORE from flashcopy backups can leave TOTALROWS set to 0, NULL or invalid values. Trying to run something like a REBUILD index relies on TO...
over 1 year ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Db2 Unload from a Cursor

Enhance the Db2 UNLOAD utility to perform an unload from a declared cursor
about 3 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Distributed Thread cancelled due to Idle Thread Timeout or MONITOR IDLE THREADS not writing record to SYS1.LOGREC

We noticed that every DB2 distributed thread that is cancelled because: 1) Idle thread timeout value that is specified by Db2 subsystem parameter IDTHTOIN in macro DSN6FAC is exceeded; or 2) ATTRIBUTE2 value in a row with KEYWORD value MONITOR...
8 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

OPTIMIZER IGNORE INDEX indexcreator.indexname

Looking to replace NPI with DPSI. DSPI is created, and would like to verify that all SQLs that were using NPI, when Rebound/executed dynamically would either a) use either newly created DPSI or another index on the table and b) have run time ...
6 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Reorging a TS with NPSIs, SORT NPSI = AUTO, getting IGD17272I VOLUME SELECTION HAS FAILED FOR INSUFFICIENT SPACE FOR which resulted in DSNU3341I 171 01:39:59.85 DSNURPCT - CANNOT ALLOCATE SORT DATASETS WITHIN 255 LIMIT , REORG should change to SORTNPSI = NO to prevent abend

Reorg TS with NPSIs and SORTNPSI or zparm REORG_PART_SORT_NPSI = AUTO. Reorg decides to run with SORTNPSI YES which sorts all keys for NPSIs. Job is having issues getting DASD resulting in numerous:01.39.58 J0916868 IGD17272I VOLUME SELECTION H...
7 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Suppport temporal tables in combination with row permission

Row permission should be supported for temporal tables.We use temporal tables to track the history of records. This works. We now like to expand our database to a multitenancy database with security control by row permission.This does not work, is...
2 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration