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63
votes

NEXTCACHEFIRSTVALUE on SYSCAT.SEQUENCES not reflected by ALTER SEQUENCE xxx...

We performed ALTER SEQUENCE xxxx RESTART WITH 0 to initialize the sequence object. We confirmed NEXTCACHEFIRSTVALUE of SYSCAT.SEQUENCES, but it was START value instead of 0. Description in online man...

Under Consideration

DB2 for LUW Server (all Editions)

37
votes

SQLAM 11 support of DB2 Connect Gateway

DB2 Connect Gateway does not yet support SQLAM 11, which is required for the ARRAY support on DB2 11 z/OS. DB2 LUW 10.5 and DB2 11.1 supports SQLAM level 10. As per DRDA rule, connection would be ...

Submitted

DB2 Connect

27
votes

Display Procedure should show App Environment of next execution.

After an alter procedure statement is executed changing the value of the WLM Application Environment, and the WLM AE's are refreshed, and the stored procedure is stopped and started, a display procedu...

Under Consideration

DB2 for z/OS

22
votes

Db2 V11.1 .x.x pureScale for support of Power 9

TOSHIBA MEMORY is a biggest customer of Db2 V10.5 pureScale on Power8 for their MES system named SIView in Japan. They are running 5 pureScale instances for each 5 current plants. In 2019, They will l...

Submitted

DB2 for LUW Server (all Editions)

22
votes

Shintaro Tsukada

Our mission-critical system on the IBM i 7.1 has been in operation. But we are promoting the project that upgrades our IBM i 7.1 to i 7.3, because of software withdrawal and support discontinuance. S...

Under Consideration

DB2 for LUW Server (all Editions)

21
votes

DSM needs option to grant group authorization

In DSM you currently have to add users individually under the tool option the 'Users and Privilege' option. This is time consuming and not an effective way of adding groups of users for a specific li...

Submitted

Data Server Manager

20
votes

Provide SCOPE(GROUP) option for STOP/START PROFILE

Provide for a SCOPE(GROUP) option for START/STOP PROFILE commands similar to START/STOP PROCEDURE.

Under Consideration

DB2 for z/OS

19
votes

AUTOBIND should issues diagnostics messages when fail (identify the package...

When autobind fails, no message is issued to indicate the package that failure nor the reason of the failure. This makes the identification of problem much more difficult. So in case of a failure of a...

Under Consideration

DB2 for z/OS

19
votes

ARCRETN separation for copy1 and 2

We control the archive log retention for our shop using the ARCRETN zparm which controls both logcopy1 and locopy2. We would like the ability to control these independently as we have application data...

Under Consideration

DB2 for z/OS

17
votes

Add Replication (Q-rep and CDC) Administration functionality to Data Server...

We would like to see the Replication administration and monitoring capabilities added to the Data Server Manager(DSM). Today we are using Management Console to administer and monitor our IIDR CDC repl...

Submitted

Data Server Manager

17
votes

DSM allows USER to override One-Time password credential

The One time password credential, set up when a z/os database is added to DSM, can be overridden when logging into that database using a 2FA/MFA id

Submitted

Data Server Manager

17
votes

Provide Replication Center and Replication Dashboard functionality within ...

We would like to see the Replication Center tool functionality for IIDR Queue Replication added under the Data Server Manager(DSM) Umbrella. Today we are using Replication Center to administer and mon...

Submitted

InfoSphere Data Replication

16
votes

DB2 Trusted Contexts do not allow ADDRESS wildcarding

To request that DB2 Trusted Context allow wildcarding of TCPID addresses in the ADDRESS attribute.

Uncommitted Candidate

DB2 for z/OS

16
votes

Allow REBIND of in-use Dynamic SQL Packages

Since the requirement to have a Package for Dynamic SQL was introduced there has always been the problem about when to REBIND these "empty shells". The requirement to REBIND was only slightly annoying...

Uncommitted Candidate

DB2 for z/OS

15
votes

Store Copy Book Comments with IMS Catalog import

When importing PL/I structures, we need to be able to preserve the Comments. Ideally with the import process. The comments should be stored with the metadata in the IMS Catalog and recreated with a fu...

Submitted

IMS Database Manager


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