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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Db2
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 11, 2017

ADMIN_CMD to support INGEST and INGEST SET

Tech Note describes how to use INGEST via ADMIN_CMD:
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg22006386

but using INGEST via ADMIN_CMD is not supported by IBM (see TS000004839 and TS000004925). In addition to support INGEST also INGEST SET commands should be supported via ADMIN_CMD. That would allow INGEST usage using Java.

PMR 41060,140,702 = Case Number TS000004839:
"Developers have confirmed that ingest via admin_cmd is not supported,
DB2_INGEST_VIA_ADMCMD is currently a piece of incomplete code and there are no future plans to complete the support"
  • Guest
    Mar 23, 2021

    In a heavy workload HADR system the ingest is the only option to replace load.We really need the full support of the ingest command with ADMIN_CMD because we use load via ADMCMD in the store procedure before. and It's easy to get the return code for batach processing.

  • Guest
    Mar 12, 2021

    We had China customer "SHANGHAI PUDONG DEVELOPMENT BANK " cry for this feature as well , they tested , most features of INGEST via ADMIN_CMD can be used ,but it's not officially support by IBM , they are afriad to use it just in case any potential risk .

    The reason is : they previously use Load , but they started to use HADR now , the would like to use ingest to switch seamless other than modify their application .