Generate formatted reports for IBM data servers using CLPPlus

The easy path to reports for your DB2 and Informix data

From the developerWorks archives

Mangesh Shanbhag

Date archived: January 12, 2017 | First published: June 10, 2010

It's easy and simple to generate reports from a command line with the new tool called CLPPlus, introduced in IBM® DB2® 9.7. Now database users can generate complex and neatly formatted reports using its advanced report generation facilities. The ability to connect to all IBM data servers makes CLPPlus suitable and consistent for database administrators, developers, and users who work across multiple IBM data servers, including DB2 for Linux®, UNIX®, and Windows®, DB2 for z/OS®, and Informix®. In this article, get the details on important report formatting options supported by CLPPlus, and learn how to create reports by following the examples.

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