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Db2 for z/OS

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Improve implicit casting

Since V10 there is implicit casting, which is one hand a good feature, but on the other hand can lead to big performance problems. Improve the implicit casting so that the resulting datatype is indexable, e.g. make SELECT ... FROM T1 WHERE Integer...
about 8 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Delivered

Improve partial RTS externalization comunication to the user

Currently, during RTS externalization if the object being externalized is being accessed at one member of DSG via utility for example, the related member RTS information will now be skipped giving the false RTS view on the object. It is especially...
over 3 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Delivered

Passphrase support for JDBC Type-2 Connection to DB2/zOS

System: Db2 z/OSActor: New Feature: Type-2 JCBC-Connection with passphrases support. In some cases we have to use Type-2 JDBC database connection along with passphrases. Actually, this feature is currently not supported as we tested following setu...
almost 4 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 2 Delivered

ENABLE IRLM TO SUPPORT LONG NAMES IN DSNT375I/DSNT376I MESSAGES

this RFE would be similar to the one included on the mentioned Apar PH26713, that is -> ENABLE IRLM TO SUPPORT LONG NAMES IN DSNT375I/DSNT376I MESSAGES
about 2 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Delivered

Command to delete Active Logs dynamically while Db2 member is active

There is still the need to stop a Db2 member and run DSNJU003 to delete Active Logs out of BSDS datasets. This causes an outage and has bad implications on applications as well. This behavior does support 24*7. If the defined number of datasets ar...
about 3 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 2 Delivered

Add support for IPL Boost on RLF

When using a z15 with IPL Boost feature enabled, Db2 RLF will cause problems after IPL Boost ends because it kills requests too soon and you get unexpected -905 SQL codes. The problem appears because RLF only reads machine informations at startup ...
about 2 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 4 Delivered

Different Column Names for Union Query

IBM Db2 z/OS development team to allow different column names in different parts of a UNION clause, as long as their types match, and assign the column names from the first part of the UNION clause to the columns of resulting table
over 1 year ago in Db2 for z/OS 6 Delivered

Provide compression capability for LOB tablespaces

As per IBM DB2 documentation, data in a LOB tablespace can not be compressed. The new feature we are requesting is that compression be available for LOB tablespaces.
about 10 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Delivered

Recover TS from IC

To have the ability to RECOVER the TABLESPACE from and IMAGE COPY, irrespective of the catalogue being available.
over 6 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 1 Delivered

LOAD a TABLE with WHEN / DISCARD

When loading a table with WHEN and DISCARD, rows that do not qualify because of the WHEN condition get "discarded" and:- discard file is populated with them- it is impossible to distinguish records discarded because of the WHEN clause and e.g. the...
about 8 years ago in Db2 for z/OS 0 Delivered