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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...
5 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Submitted

Call a Cobol program via DB2 stored procedure (Case TS005323974)

A cobol program can be called as routine from another cobol program or via a cobol stored procedure called by a java programIn this second case, the program use a larger number of getpages, on tablespace buffer pool than in the first The problem i...
3 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Submitted

Better RMF API support in Db2 stats collection

Db2 can extract z/OS - LPAR related info from RMF when ZOSMETRICS ZPARM is enabled.However for this to work in a sysplex environment it is required that EVERY member in the sysplex has the Db2 SDSNLINK library in the linklist , regardless of wheth...
about 1 month ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

RLF DSNRLMTxx table field RLFIP allow subnet wildcard

we have a need to restrict threads with RLF by specifying userid and source IP with a subnet wild card. the source ips change with each "logon". In order to restrict all possible ips under a given subnet, we would need to enter 255 X 255 ips. allo...
about 2 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Planned for future release

Enhance the -904 REASON 00E30305 with the root cause of the failing AUTOBIND

The APAR PH13350 enhancement writes a notification DSNT408I SQLCODE = -904, ERROR: UNSUCCESSFUL EXECUTION CAUSED BY AN UNAVAILABLE RESOURCE. REASON 00E30305, TYPE OF RESOURCE This is a useful notification but it can be quite difficult to find the ...
24 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Add REMARKS column to SYSIBM.SYSDATABASE and COMMENT support for database object

We would like to ask you, to add the REMARKS column in SYSIBM.SYSDATABASE and support for COMMENT statement for databases. There is no possibility currently to store some form of a description for databases in DB2 catalog. In big sites where thous...
4 months ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Enhance DPfD support so that statement cache, thread storage, DDF Comms buffers and any other areas that may contain SPI data are marked as eligible for redaction

We tried DPfD (Db2 APAR PH15940) but found that an SVC dump of Db2 still contained SQL statements in the dynamic statement cache after redaction (using BLSJDPFD). We appreciate that bufferpools are redacted, but we are concerned that SPI may be ca...
about 1 month ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Message DSNX241I will not appear after -SET SYSPARM if ENCRYPTION_KEYLABEL did not change

We are running DB2 12 FL 509 and zparm parameter ENCRYPTION_KEYLABEL does not have a value (is null or blank).Even having ENCRYPTION_KEYLABEL set to null, every time I issue a -SET SYSPARM command to reload the same zparm module (after altering ot...
30 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

Index support for "expression op expression"

In our environment, we have many queries with predicate: "expression op expression".As they don't use indexes they're performing a table scan.We would like DB2 to be able to use indexes to resolve this type of predicate.Examples:SELECT [id], [star...
about 1 month ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Under review

DIS LOCATION - Show entries for multiple drivers versions from a single server

DIS LOCATION caches the PRDID for the first connection from a remote server. Additional traffic from the same server using different drivers is not dynamically displayed. For example if a test connect uses the JCC driver and all additional traffic...
8 days ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Submitted