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In DB2 10 for z/OS a new feature allowing currently committed data was deployed, enabling an application reading data to have the option of viewing previously committed work. This allowed for greater application concurrency, comparability with Ora...
almost 9 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Allow "group commit" as other RDBMS

For high use OLTP systems, there can be a lot of I/O pressure on the logical log due to intense rate of logical log buffer flushing (most customer don't ant data loss so they use UNBUFFERED LOG). Setting BUFFERED LOG at session level would hardly ...
almost 9 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 3 Future consideration

Provide a new bind-option to provide values for the remark-column in SYSPACKAGE

There were several discussions regarding APPLCOMPAT and providing a value that a customer can easily see that a package was bound a level down. This request was refused by DB2 development, but another solution was acceptable. A new bind option can...
almost 9 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Needs more information

SQL Pruning for 0 > 1

The following SQL will not do a GETPAGE on 'table1' because the DB2 Optimizer recognizes that the predicate 'WHERE 0 = 1' has an empty result set: Select * from table1 where 0 = 1 The same is true if a date is used.:Select * from table1 where '201...
almost 9 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Multiple-event triggers

Provide increased flexibility for Developers and better compatibility across the DB2 family. In the recent zBLC present regarding SQLPL support for Triggers being proposed for Cypress, on of the items that it was mentioned that will not be availab...
almost 9 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Allow for 16 IFI trace outputs to run concurrently

When a program starts a trace that is to go to destination OPX, there are currently only 8 of these that can be run at a time. This can be somewhat constraining (and has at times caused us some issues). Could this limit be bumped to 16 with the de...
almost 9 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Planned for future release

SQEXPLAIN FILE IN VERSION 10 DISPLAYS SQL WITH STATISTICS, IN V11.70, SOME SQL IS NOT DISPLAYED.

Defect idsdb00497410 was opened and APAR IC98517 assigned after proper repro. Development rejected this based on the assumption that code was not complete in V10.00 as it is now after V11.50 and later editions. Product is working as designed. Cust...
almost 9 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 1 Not under consideration

table functions to get query-list and table-information

Provide also DB2 zOS table functions which returns the same informations as the stored procedures, at least for sysproc.accel_get_queries & sysproc.accel_get_tables_info At the moment, you can only use stored procedures to get the query-list o...
almost 9 years ago in Db2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS 0 Not under consideration

Utility Execution History RFE 43637

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=43637 We would like to keep and see the execution statistics and information of the hpu unload jobs(such as elapsed time,cpu usage,jobname,sysin,dbname,tsname etc.) Use Case ...
almost 9 years ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 0 Planned for future release

the task "Table Shrink" allow to specify unit of work or duration

I used "table shrink" on large table, sometime it caused the long transaction on the other application processes due to the logical logs usage. In some cases, the size of table is large so the "table shrink" take too long and impact system on peak...
almost 9 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 0 Future consideration