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Status Planned for future release
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 29, 2018

Replacing data in System Temporal Tables using LOAD

In most tables data can be replaced using LOAD RESUME NO REPLACE. In System Termporal Tables it cannot. We want to use LOAD REPLACE to replace the existing data instead of having to delete the current data and then load with RESUME YES. The old data should not be moved to the history table when loading with LOAD REPLACE.
  • Guest
    Jan 5, 2022

    Is this still in planned in near future? It is very beneficial to allow truncate/load replace on system temporal tables


Allow Db2 z/OS LOAD REPLACE for bi-temporal tables

In Development or other non-Production environments, it would be useful to allow the base tables of a bi-temporal table pair to have a LOAD REPLACE operation to refresh the contents. In such cases, the related HISTORY tables would need to be compl...
about 6 years ago in Db2 Utilities Suite for z/OS 0 Planned for future release