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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Db2
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 30, 2015

DB2 to add support for Oracle functions after compatibility vector is set to ORA

1. DB2 does not support sys_guid() function even after oracle vector is being set.

2. DB2 does not support DBMS_SESSION

3. FROM_TZ function is not supported.

4. REGEXP_REPLACE is not supported
  • Guest
    Jan 24, 2020

    Db2 supports GENERATE_UNIQUE since v9.7, very similar to SYS_GUID.

  • Guest
    Jan 24, 2020

    Voting for this for the sys_guid() function.

  • Guest
    Jul 9, 2019

    REGEXP_REPLACE has been available since Db2 v 11.1.0.0