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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 27, 2019

Federation for XML data type

Description

Federation queries (select statements) against an Oracle server are failing if the Oracle table has an XMLTYPE column. Even a select count(*) against these tables fails. Tables in the same Oracle server that do NOT have XMLTYPE columns can be selected without issue.

The selects we are using do not use nicknames, but rather the three part naming scheme (federation server name, schema name, table name).

Are XMLTYPE columns supported in Federation? I could not find anything in documentation that talks about XMLTYPE columns?
What about CLOB or BLOB columns?

Here is the db2level.
[bluadmin@node0105-fab: ~]$ db2level
DB21085I This instance or install (instance name, where applicable:
"db2inst1") uses "64" bits and DB2 code release "SQL11019" with level identifier "020A010F".
Informational tokens are "DB2 v11.1.9.0", "special_39283",
"DYN1907150900PPCLE_39283", and Fix Pack "0".
Product is installed at "/opt/ibm/db2/V11.1.0.0"

The diaglog shows minimal information, just 2 entries.

2019-11-26-10.15.28.493916-480 I21483283E407 LEVEL: Error
PID : 158603 TID : 17592700498272 PROC : db2fmp (
INSTANCE: db2inst1 NODE : 000
HOSTNAME: node0101-fab
FUNCTION: DB2 UDB, Query Gateway, sqlqg_fedstp_hook, probe:40
MESSAGE : Unexpected error returned from outer RC=
DATA #1 : Hexdump, 4 bytes
0x000010001EA9DCA0 : 6001 2680 `.&.

2019-11-26-10.15.28.830941-480 I21483691E407 LEVEL: Error
PID : 158603 TID : 17592700498272 PROC : db2fmp (
INSTANCE: db2inst1 NODE : 000
HOSTNAME: node0101-fab
FUNCTION: DB2 UDB, Query Gateway, sqlqg_fedstp_hook, probe:40
MESSAGE : Unexpected error returned from outer RC=
DATA #1 : Hexdump, 4 bytes
0x000010001EA9DCA0 : 6001 2680 `.&.

2019-11-26-10.15.29.456301-480 E21484099E357 LEVEL: Info
PID : 802 TID : 70366982761072 PROC : db2fm
INSTANCE: db2inst1 NODE : 000
HOSTNAME: node0105-fab
FUNCTION: DB2 UDB, call level interface, CLI_utlGetCfgPath, probe:45
DATA #1 : <preformatted>
db2dsdriver.cfg path: /head/home/db2inst1/sqllib/cfg/db2dsdriver.cfg

2019-11-26-10.15.29.462950-480 I21484457E320 LEVEL: Info
PID : 802 TID : 70366982761072 PROC : db2fm
INSTANCE: db2inst1 NODE : 000
HOSTNAME: node0105-fab
FUNCTION: DB2 UDB, base sys utilities, sqle_LoadAndInitCscLibrary, probe:3
DATA #1 : <preformatted>
CSC Initialization failed

Needed by Date Feb 29, 2020