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Status Future consideration
Workspace Db2 for z/OS
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 27, 2023

Set Special Registers with profile tables for local applications

It would be nice to set the current explain mode (special register) with the help of profile tables (dsn_profile_table & dsn_profile_attributes) for local applications. In our case it's CICS. At the moment it's only possible for remote applications.

For Example:

-- example insert in profile table.

insert into sysibm.dsn_profile_table

(authid, profileid,profile_enabled)


('cicsid', 1, 'Y');

insert into sysibm.dsn_profile_attributes

(profileid, keywords,attribute1)



-> After a restart of the profile all dynamic SQL running under 'cicsid' would be explained in the explain tables. (e.g. plan_table, dsn_statement_cache_table,...)

Needed By Not sure -- Just thought it was cool
  • Admin
    Janet Figone
    Feb 15, 2024

    Dear Luca, Thank you for submitting this enhancement request. Our Db2 for z/OS engineering team has reviewed it and determined this is an enhancement we cannot deliver short term, but we will keep it in our backlog for review/consideration for a future deliverable.

    Kind Regards,

    The Db2 for z/OS team