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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 2, 2024

Allow creation of table with column definition WITH DEFAULT CURRENT DATE - x DAYS

We have a requirement to create some new tables, where we load a CSV file in every day. The CSV file contains information from the IMS Performance Analyzer Tool, and is always 2 days behind the current date.

It would be nice to have the option to define the table column WITH DEFAULT CURRENT DATE - x DAYS instead of the need for pre-processing the CSV file just to add a date T-2 days.

Because we are loading from a CSV file, we cannot add the date T-2 with INCURSOR either.


Needed By Not sure -- Just thought it was cool
  • Guest
    Jan 2, 2024

    Good practical idea - labour saving.