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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 3, 2019

Db2 data page validation

Db2 broken data page was copied by Image Copy Utility, which rendered image copy unusable. Check Page option was not sufficient to detect broken page.

Mitigation doesn't exist. Data are lost.

Proposal:

Create separate tool and/or enhanced Copy Utility to validate page content. All columns should be checked against the catalog to enforce type conformaty.

In particular, the length of VARCHAR should be examined.

 

  • Guest
    Jun 18, 2019

    Please open this against the DB2 Engine

  • Guest
    Jun 18, 2019

    A tool to check the type conformity of the data is absolutely needed