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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Db2 on Cloud
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 24, 2019

Allow restartable INGEST currently prevented in shared databases

Customers that use INGEST to populate their tables using CLP scripts are prevented from using restartable INGEST actions in shared dtabases. The reason is that IBM does not pre-create SYSTOOLS.INGESTRESTART in shared databases, and also IBM prevents end users from calling sysproc.sysinstallobjects('INGEST','C',...)    Customers are forced to use RESTART OFF option for their ingest actions.  This seems too restrictive.   The INGEST command does not allow to specify a user-created table in a user-owned schema for the restart-table.

  • Admin
    Jul 29, 2020

    Please use the external table functionality to address this requirement.