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Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS

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For DB2 Force, allow for execution of SQLs prior to the SELECT

There are many times when we need to execute some SQLs prior to the actual SELECT that will unload the data. This could be as simple as SET CURRENT SCHEMA TO XXXX; (if we are using secondary auth id, the default schema of the tables can not be spe...
4 months ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

HPU usage

I have a question about HPU for Z/OS, and I’m wondering if you can open a ticket with IBM for me? The issue is that we would like to extract character columns such that they are wrapped in quotes, and if there are any quotes in the column, we’d li...
almost 2 years ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Value 00000 on variable &PART in TEMPLATE for partitioned by growth tablespaces

We would like that value of &PART becomes 00000 for partitioned by growth tablespaces on the template's DSN. The response on PMR 27187,999,838 is that this needs to be a RFE. As you can see in PMR 27187,999,838, we have processes that does a f...
over 3 years ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

DB2 HPU should honour AUTH_COMPATIBILITY

Db2 High Performance Unload does not honour Db2 v12 zparm AUTH_COMPATIBILITY when it is set to Null. There has long been the need to lock down the Unload utility to minimise data leakage risks. This capability was delivered in Db2 v12, but it ha...
almost 4 years ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

HPU V5.1 - Keep the connection in TSO / DB2 CALL / BATCH / UTILITY / CAF instead of ODBC/RRSAF (the same as HPU V4.3 version) RFE 123074

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=123074 Communication switches to ODBC / RRSAF instead of DB2CALL. Our environment has the 'Exit' DSN3@ATH (Conections = TSO / DB2CALL / BATCH / UTILITY / CAF) which changes t...
over 4 years ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Add GROUP BY and DISTINCT to HPU RFE 118682

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=118682 The request is to allow HPU tool to support GROUP BY and DISTINCT SQL statement (be part of the hpu syntax diagram ) so that message INZU063I UNSUPPORTED SELECT wont o...
over 4 years ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Fast-select-block to permit PART keyword in the end of the statement RFE 114773

https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=114773 We want to HPU syntax to permit the PART keyword to be used in the end of the select sentence too. Use Case In our company, we use a procedure to unload objects and w...
almost 5 years ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 2 Not under consideration

HPU should accept user defined DSNTYPE on TEMPLATE statement RFE 36361

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=36361 Currently keying any other DSNTYPE than 'LIBRARY', 'PDS', 'HFS' or 'NULL' results in the following error INZT025E TEMPLATE ERROR: INVALID OPERAND LARGE FOR OPTION DSNTY...
over 9 years ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 1 Not under consideration