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Compatibility to MySQL SQL Syntax - Omit unnecessary FROM Clause

MySQL provides some SQL syntax features which Informix does not provide. One example the customer mentioned was the possibility to omit the FROM clause: SELECT 4+5 ; Using Informix a from clause is necessary: SELECT 4+5 from sysmaster:sysdual;
over 8 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 1 Delivered

Mechanism needed to limit shared memory dumping per instance, similar to the per session limit available now

Shared memory dumping is disruptive in a production environment, particularly if the shared memory size is large. In our environment, many sessions can simultaneously encounter the same issue and so we are open to many shared memory dumps occurrin...
over 9 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 1 Delivered

Backup on RSS - option to allow with raw tables.

The new 14.10.FC6 feature to be able to run backups on an RSS node would be useful to reduce load on the Primary. We would like an onconfig parameter to allow backups on the RSS even when there are raw tables. We would expect the raw tables to hav...
over 1 year ago in Informix / Informix Server 2 Delivered

ER async triggers shall support ‘userid’ and ‘session id’ of the user who made the change

ER async triggers shall support ‘userid’ and ‘session id’ of the user who made the change; already have support for this in smart triggers. Similar support needed for async triggers as well.
almost 2 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 1 Delivered

Display more Information while performing actions on spaces in informixHQ

All actions than can be performed on spaces in informixHQ (i. expand, etc.) show very meager information on the space. Please display at least the actual size that is going to expanded. More details on the space one is working on is helpful. OAT i...
over 3 years ago in Informix 1 Delivered

4GL - ARGO Nihonbashi Building, 5-14 Nihonbashi-hakozaki-cho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0015 JAPAN

Informix 4GL Compiler runtime and SQL runtime(Execution environment and Development environment) AIX v7.2 support request.
over 5 years ago in Informix / Informix Client Products 1 Delivered

BSON_UPDATE array enhancements

Currently BSON_UPDATE supports only set, unset, inc operators. It is insufficient for purposes of constructing json arrays incrementally, like adding wihthin SPL foreach array element one at a time.Most important is $push operator, other array ope...
over 6 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 1 Delivered

Identify Query in IWA on the Database

I have an informix database and the IWA configured and would like to be able to map the query currently running on the IWA (ondwa tasks gives me the list) with a process on the database server. Currently all I see is the task information on the ac...
over 7 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 1 Delivered

Don't create new Timer threads for each query in the JDBC driver when query timeout is enabled

Since upgrading our JBoss server, we sometimes we see thousands of Timer threads in the application server. Disabling QueryTimout is the current workaround
about 2 years ago in Informix / Informix Client Products 2 Delivered

Clear Indication when RSS_FLOW_CONTROL or SDS_FLOW_CONTROL is actively applied

When RSS_FLOW_CONTROL or SDS_FLOW_CONTROL are set to a value other than -1 Informix will try to limit log activity on the primary server so that the secondary servers do not fall too far behind. There is no easy way to know or report on when this ...
over 2 years ago in Informix / Informix Server 1 Delivered