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Created on Mar 6, 2018

Option to allow Inline copies to be ignored in HPU RFE 117230

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=117230

When specifying COPYDDN LAST_IC we would like the option for HPU to choose the last full copy that is not an 'inline' copy.

Use Case

Using inline copies requires an addition keyword and the utility also performs a sort.

Sometimes, especially with bulk unloads there could be many objects that may have normal and inline copies as their last IC. We wish to avoid a SORT in these situations as this has previously caused abends for some of our largest tables. Also, there isn't a 'one parm fits all' parm in these situations if some copies are inline and some aren't.