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Status Under review
Created by Guest
Created on May 5, 2022


We are in the process of migrating home grown Accel administation processes for adding, loading, enabling, disabling, archiving and restoring tables to use the Admin Tool ADMIN ACCELERATOR command interface. The provided functionality looks great. However, to be able to migrate our existing REXX programming based solution we would need the ADMIN ACCELERATOR command command interface to support RESTORING archived table partitions.

By using an ADMIN ACCELERATOR RESTORE command future RESTORE processes would not need any REXX programming efforts. Needless to say that this would save us a lot of Dollars for developing, testing and maintaining existing REXX programs.

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