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Presently, the only way to authenticate users to the REST listener is by setting up mapped users and using PAM, which limits things to the Mongo 2.6 API and earlier. It also prevents having seamless user access for hybrid applications that sometim...
Implement "CTAS", i.e. the ability to create and populate a table based on another existing table. Common in other DBMSes (even Netezza!). CREATE TABLE dba1.item_new AS SELECT * FROM dba1.itemandCREATE TABLE dba1.item_new AS SELECT * FROM dba1.ite...
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 ...
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;
Add CLIENT_LABEL parameter for setnet32 (ODBC) connections
We have noticed there is no parameter value we can set for CLIENT_LABEL through setnet32 driver.
To debug or diagnose particular user session easily, we would request to add this 'CLIENT_LABEL' parameter into setnet32. One other thing we wou...
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...
Provides the ability to produce a query plan from any query that exists in the Statement Cache. Once a query is in the cache, there may be some question if it was cached with the proper query plan. Since there is no current way to confirm this, we...
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