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More efficient unique indexes for monotonically increasing keys and constraints
Currently an index on a SERIAL and other monotonically increasing keys only add to the last node in the index causing the node to split into two half filled nodes. Eventually a sufficient number of nodes have so split that the index's search effic...
Request for an Informix CSDK port for MAC OS M1 processor
Is Informix CSDK 4.1x or 4.5x ported for MAC OS M1 processor? Seems like the last one available is x86_64 4.10 and I saw someone asking for a port in Dec 2021 with no response. Maybe there are some specific steps to run as a workaround using the e...
Column level encryption, an option to cleanup passwords on certain/all rows for DBSO or Informix
All users which are granted permissions for insert/modify data into tables are also
allowed to use their own password for column level data encryption. But not all user
are their whole lifetime in the company and move.
What happened with their ...
Plugins have been an important feature of OAT, that allowed to implement your own individual neccecary administration tasks. Without this feature one would have to write another toolset. This is not desireable. It should be possible to do (nearly)...
over 3 years ago
Not under consideration
Some customers are constrained and need to continue to use Informix 32-bit CSDK drivers. Their applications currently use the Informix 32-bit libraries & there are often build constraints to moving to a 64-bit CSDK.
Ability to partition byte and text data stored in blobspace. Eg. create table table1 (,,, colx byte in (blobspc1, blobspc2) ) ...
This allows the byte/text data to be partitioned across multiple blobspace so that the blobspace size will not be sk...
OS Version - > SUN SOLARIS 5.11
IDS Version - > 11.70
Two nodes SDS cluster
Story : Assume 2 nodes in SDS (Node A - Primary / Node B - Secondary)
01. Assume current primary server (Node A) unavailable due to hardware fa...
Customer need a read only user to do the extract in the data warehouse project or to do the monitor. With the 'select any table' privilege ï¼Œ after customer create some new table,that user only have the read only privilege on those new tables.
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