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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 11, 2020

Load Utility: Extension of field selection criterion option by AND conditions

The Db2 for z/OS LOAD utility offers a field selection criterion for the INTO TABLE option via WHEN( ... = ...).

Since increasingly complex data structures are used application developers want to specify more complex conditions for selection of to be loaded data records. OR conditions can be implemented by using several INTO table WHEN(...=...) clauses.

Application developers and database administrators are missing AND conditions for several field areas in the field selection criterion.

A number of up to five AND-conditions would satisfy most use cases.

Needed by Date Dec 31, 2020
  • Guest
    Mar 15, 2021

    I would like see AND, OR, IN & NOT IN as part of field selection.