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Status Delivered
Workspace Db2 for z/OS
Created by Guest
Created on May 5, 2021

Rebinding/Binding old native stored procedure packages

Let’s say you have a native SQL stored procedure package. And it was created/bound on Db2 V10 system. And you’d like to bind/rebind that same native SQL stored procedure package to V12R1M50+ (Let’s say for version next, if there is such a thing). The only way at this time to do that is a drop and recreate…Anytime a drop and recreate is done for this application it’s an outage…

Needed by Date Dec 17, 2021
  • Admin
    Janet Figone
    Sep 9, 2021

    Hi Thomas, Thank you for letting us know. I have closed this idea as Delivered.

    Please continue to submit enhancement requests to Db2 for z/OS as your input is very important to us.

    Sincerely,

    The Db2 for z/OS Development team

  • Guest
    Sep 9, 2021

    Hi Janet... Sorry about not responding to your first attempt earlier... And yes the ALTER REGENERATE worked like advertise... We can go ahead and close this AHA idea... Thanks

  • Admin
    Janet Figone
    Sep 9, 2021

    Hello, Please let us know if the following explanation satisfies this request:

    V12R1 (at any function level) does tolerate a V10-created native SQL procedure, so you don't have to drop/recreate that procedure.

    If an older such as V9-created native procedure is executed on Db2 12, that procedure will be implicitly alter-regenerated to Db2 12 format. This implicit alter regenerate process doesn't apply to a V10-created SQL procedure.

    If no response in 30 days we will close this Aha! Idea.

    Thank you,

    The Db2 for z/OS Development team

  • Admin
    Janet Figone
    Jul 31, 2021

    Hello Thomas, We would like to let you know that V12R1 (at any function level) does tolerate a V10-created native SQL procedure, so you don't have to drop/recreate that procedure.

    If an older such as V9-created native procedure is executed on Db2 12, that procedure will be implicitely alter-regenerated to Db2 12 format. This implicit alter regenerate process doesn't apply to a V10-created SQL procedure.

    Please let us know if this information is helpful and if you have any further questions.


    Thank you,

    The Db2 for z/OS Development team