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Changing default of db2.jcc.rollbackOnShutdown to yes

From official documentation:"The parameter specifies whether DB2 for z/OS forces a rollback operation and disables further operations on JDBC connections that are in a unit of work during processing of JVM shutdown hooks.db2.jcc.rollbackOnShutdown...
over 4 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Not under consideration

JDBC routines may fail with a SQL4304N when selecting from a table with a large number of columns

A Java stored procedure or function selects from a table of around 590 columns, it will fail with a SQL4304N error indicating a Java CLASS could not be loaded and containing the string "sqlejDestroyContext", reason code "5". This issue is specif...
almost 7 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Not under consideration

Adding enableWLB via command db2cli writcfg add -dsn <alias> -parameter "enableWLB=true"

As discussed in PMR 01458,999,724 adding enableWLB parameter with "db2cli writecfg add..." is a known limitation.Could you please remove this limitation. Workaround is to edit XML-file db2dsdriver.cfg manually.
over 2 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Future consideration

Implement async Methods for .NET DB2 DataReader class

The next versions of the .NET framework is providing ASYNC method for basic classes. Please implement ASYNC methods for the DataReader class within your .NET provider.Take a look to the implementation of the MS SQL-Server dataprovider:http://msdn....
about 7 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Not under consideration

DB2 Data Server Client support on Oracle Linux OS

Would like to install a supported version of the DB2 driver on hardware called Oracle Exalogic running Oracle Linux.
over 5 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Not under consideration

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...
about 8 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Functionality already exists

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...
about 8 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Functionality already exists

Add ROWSET embedded SQL compatibility to prepare and bind

For embedded SQL, DB2 Connect does not allow Rowset processing (specifically multi-row FETCH) on Linux on z. In discussions with DB2 Connect Developers, we were told that the only way implement multi-row FETCH was to rewrite the SQL into CLI/ODBC,...
over 5 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Functionality already exists

Support of asynchronous operations with DB2 .net provider

We are using the 10.5 fp5 data server driver package as the client for .net applications. The application is attempting to use an asynchronous sql function, but is getting this error. This is a .NET 4.5 framework connect to a DB2 Z/OS environment.
over 6 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 1 Not under consideration

db2dsdriver.cfg fixes to cache last successful connect server

We use db2dsdriver.cfg for failover between 4-way HADR and we noticed that db2dsdriver implementation does not cache the last successful connected server unlike the previous implementation of ACR for 2-node HADR where it saves this information in ...
over 6 years ago in Db2 Connect and DS Driver 0 Functionality already exists