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Db2 broken data page was copied by Image Copy Utility, which rendered image copy unusable. Check Page option was not sufficient to detect broken page.
Mitigation doesn't exist. Data are lost.
Create separate tool and/or enhanced Copy ...
Parameter on RECOVER utility to override UTILS_BLOCK_FOR_CDC
We want to be able to use the new DSNZPARM UTILS_BLOCK_FOR_CDC but are not comfortable doing it as it prevents us from performing recover of a table. We don't understand why UTILS_BLOCK_FOR_CDC applies to recover as there is no choice whether we w...
LOAD utility support for removable media / TAPE for WORKDDN, SYSUT1 and SORTOUT
"... The LOAD utility WORKDDN data sets, SYSUT1 and SORTOUT, are multi-use datasets. When a very large table is loaded, it is sometimes necessary to use a tape device for these datasets. The problem is if error or discard processing is invoked, th...
Allow COPY with Templates to pick TAPE or DASD based on RTS
We are creating intraday Image Copy jobs that may contain a mix of small and large tables. We use Templates and Include/Exclude to determine which objects should go to TAPE and which should go to DASD. The threshold for what determines large or sm...
IBM Unload doesn't support parameter AT LOCAL for UTC Timestamp columns
In a SELECT statement the parameter AT LOCAL is supported, for example:
SELECTDCOLLID ,-- =' ' --CHAR(18)DNAME ,-- =' ' --CHAR(8)TIMESTMP ,-- =' '--TIMESTMPKOMMENTAR -- =' '--CHAR(50)FROM DB2YD0XD.YD01TQR0WHERE TIMESTMP AT LOCAL < '2019-09-26-...
DB2 z/OS LOAD utility fail in utilinit holds UTUT status RFE 125566
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=125566 LOAD REPLACE LOG(YES) fails due to share locks/claims being held on tablespace but leaves tables in UTUT status which makes in inaccessible. Suggest t...
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