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Since customers' environment needs to stay updated please make the Db2 pureScale for AIX 7.3 TL01 and TL02 certified for Power System 10. We just certified the "AIX 7.3 TL00 SP1 or higher".

It is useful to avoid security breach and avoid OS known bugs.
11 days ago in Db2 / pureScale 0 Submitted

Quick Search should trigger a data refresh

Please refer to case TS014307927 for details. Quick Search on all DMC views does not enforces a new query to either the repository or to the monitored DB. It only searches on pre-loaded data in the browser , which is not a complete set of data. Fo...
2 days ago in Db2 / Data Management Console 0 Submitted

Support CLOB data type 4 GB

DB2 support only 2 GB for CLOB, where as Oracle support 4GB. This creates issue from migrating from Oracle to DB2
2 days ago in Db2 / Data Types 0 Submitted

Allow parallel offline table reorg of range partitioned tables with non partitioned indexes (NPI)

Offline (classic) table reorgs might still be necessary in certain scenarios and can run for a very long time for huge tables (>24h). It is very hard to find a suitable window in a 24x7 System. Offline table reorgs - which have at least one non...
17 days ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Submitted

DB2-LUW: Enable STMM on the Standby

The standby inherits the db parms upon restore. If enabling ROS and running various reports (and other "stuff") on the standby - the memory parms (bufferpools, various heaps, etc) may not be optimal for that workload, but STMM is not altering the ...
10 days ago in Db2 / Configuration Parameters 0 Submitted

Provide an external interface to check for manual runstats statistics collection

DB2 currently provides AUTOMATIC STATISTICS COLLECTION as part of automated table maintaince which uses an internal evaluation algorithm to determine the necessity to perform a (then automated) RUNSTATs collection. We are asking for an external me...
17 days ago in Db2 / Tables/Index (Range MQ MDC etc.) 0 Submitted

IBM Infosphere Data Replication Management Console – DB2 LUW LOAD Utility.

Change Data Capture (CDC) Subscriptions mirroring from DB2 LUW to Event Server (JMS) are constantly failing due to some LOADs performed on DB2 LUW side. We must manually recycle affected LOAD table whenever they fail to restart the subscriptions f...
about 2 months ago in Db2 1 Submitted


AMT kann in einem Schritt per MOVE durchgeführt werden oder in einzelnen Phasen - INIT / COPY/ REPLAY und SWAP.Ein z.B. CONTINUE würde feststellen, wie weit der Vorläufer gekommen ist und die restlichen / noch nicht durchgeführten Phasen selbständ...
11 days ago in Db2 / Other/Unknown 0 Submitted

Do some more checking when Db2 fixpack is installed - like will fixpack be working after instance upgrade

On my test computer Linux x86_64, Db2 v11.5.8.0 is installed and I decided to upgrade to v11.5.9.0. 1. I checked prerequisite and everything was successful. ./db2prereqcheck -i -s -v 2. I installed Db2 server and installation was s...
11 days ago in Db2 / Installation & Upgrade 0 Submitted

Enable 'SYSADM' authority to end users in Db2 on Cloud

In the db2 database configuration for IBM Security Verify Governance Identity Manager, the 'CREATE_EXTERNAL_ROUTINE' authority is required as part of setup. This is not supported on DB2 Cloud since granting it requires the 'SYSADM' authority which...
4 months ago in Db2 / Db2 on Cloud 0 Submitted