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Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS

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Option to Ignore Column Order in Object Comparison

Object Comparison should allow you to ignore the column order when comparing tables. Columns can be added to tables in different order between Test and Production databases. As long as the column definitions match, you should be able to ignore dif...
11 months ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

All CM Batch to process DDL-DDL comparison

Allow CM Batch to process DDL-DDL comparison
about 1 year ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

GOC should have the intelligence to know when to generate a rebind not using option (A, M, N) on the panel which causes unnecessary rebinds generated

Rebinds should be generated when needed not by using option (A, M, N) . The help panels and user guide have been updated to clarify option "A" means "All relevant. Run the rebind on all packages that reference any of the modified objects." Option ...
over 1 year ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Remove messages such as Grant(source): Grantor=CONTROLM Grantee:DB2DEVGP (Not propagated) from the Compare Report. Compare Report should only list what is going be changed.

The Grant message clutters the report and should only reflect what is changing and not the obvious: Compare table source(CHIC.CAN_MRN_CMP_INF_CMC) and target(LOAD.CAN_MRN_CMP_INF_CMC) No changes to Table Grant(source): Grantor=CONTROLM Grantee:DB2...
over 1 year ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Display RTS values from the system catalog Table view

In the DB2 Admin tool we have to navigate to the tablespace to see the RTS values. What I would like to to be able to issue the RTS command against the table. All DBAs and a lot of application team members look at tables and want to RTS informatio...
over 1 year ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

PDS-E should be created when new DSN are being created. Currently PDS is being created.

PDS-E should be created when new DSN are being created. Currently PDS is being created.
almost 2 years ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

GOC - ADB2W1 should have ability to view the WSL. Has edit but if change is inadvertently made, you need to remember to Cancel

There should be a way to just view the WSL like the Edit. View would display the information protected from update.
about 2 years ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Enable REORG REBALANCE option in Object Comparison

At option 5 on OC comparison panel we can customize utility options, including for REORG tablespaces. However option REBALANCE is grayed out not allowing DBAs to select that option for partition-by-range tablespaces.
over 2 years ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

Enable tailoring of BIND/REBIND options in Object Comparison (Ex. APPLCOMPAT for Db2 Continuous Delivery)

Dba and application teams for State Street accoung need to BIND and REBIND using own standards on changes produced by Object Comparison. They have to manage defaults for the APPLY job such as APPLCOMPAT, PLANMGMT(BASIC), EXPLAIN(YES) and APREUSE(W...
over 2 years ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Rebuild indexes from index or table panel

We would like to be able to generate JCL for rebuilding one or more indexes from the index or table panel.
over 2 years ago in Db2 Administration Tool for z/OS 1 Not under consideration