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Include option to always report access path changes.
Reporting access path changes should be independent of cost filtering. Some access paths can be detrimental even if little to no cost change is reported by an explain. For instance, the move to a hybrid join from a nested loop join can cause detri...
SQL/PA - TEST with Explain Type D, VERSION, New Version is PH37648.51 and not Package version
When Explain Type is D, New Version is on report is populated with latest APAR instead of the package version. New Package version should be the from the package being explained. New version should be RLSE2142 not PH37648.51 | OLD |NEW VERSION |RL...
Add capability to run TEST with APREUSE(WARN) added to the REBIND
ADP is rebinding packages with APREUSE(WARN). This attempts to use the same access path for each SQL statement. Since SQL/PA TEST is not running with this, the product will produce more changes which is not true when APREUSE(WARN) is used.
Create a new report in additional to ANLDELTA, one line per SQL statement meeting the filtering requirements
Need new report to make it easy to see queries easily which have increased costs, decreased costs and new statements. This is based on filters. ANLDELTA has alot of detail which makes it very difficult to determine what queries with increase cost ...
Allow different HLQ than SQLPA SMPE installed target libraries RFE 126305
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=126305 allow to specify a different HLQ, than the HLQ of the SQLPA SMPE installed target libraries, so that SANLCSV gets honoured correctly and that later invocations do not ...
Enable what-if when invoked from ANLCSPA RFE 125687
Description http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=125687 Customer wants that WHAT-IF function is also available when SQLPA is invoked with ANLCSPA Use Case Customer often invokes explain function outside of SQLPA...
Identify temporal queries in the SQL/PA report (Path Checker SYSPRINT/SYSEXPLN report)
Descriptionhttp://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=124064 Identify temporal queries in SYSPRINT/SYSEXPLN (Path Checker) datasets. Currently path information is displayed for both but you can't tell which is for the...
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