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26
votes

help in the cleaning of package versions

We'd like to have a new ZPARM to limit the max number of version for packages. Once this number is reached a new version replaces the older one. Otherwise a COMMAND like MODIFY to facilitate DBA in ...

Need More Information

26
votes

Db2 Unload from a Cursor

Enhance the Db2 UNLOAD utility to perform an unload from a declared cursor

Under Consideration

20
votes

Add more granularity to commands -START PROFILE and -STOP PROFILE

Summary: Enable a new keyword PROFILEID(list-of-profile-IDs) for the -START PROFILE and -STOP PROFILE commands. ---- Currently, the activation of profiles can be performed by a -START PROFILE command,...

Under Consideration

19
votes

DISPLAY DB Command CLAIMERS does not list LOAD utility

Our DBAs have realized that when a load job is running against a tablespace and the load utility is active, the display claimer did not show the jobname that are executing the job. However ,...

Under Consideration

16
votes

Enhancement for IRLM Global Deadlock Detection Process

Enhance the IRLM Global Deadlock Detection process so that a long list of waiters for a single resource does not impact entire datasharing group. Per pmr 24137 while performing the deadlock detection,...

Uncommitted Candidate

13
votes

SHUTDOWN DB2 WHEN RACF EXIT FAILURE

After RACF EXIT is abending and failing , DB2 is changing back to Native DB2 Auth checking , If you migrated to RACF exit this can lead to unwanted behavior , we would want a ZPARM or OPTION to make D...

Under Consideration

12
votes

ALLOW Database DBADM to DROP VIEW

Our application development team have the authority to manage application databases in our non-production environments. Using Database DBADM authority they are able to do pretty much everything EXCE...

Planned for Future Release

10
votes

CAF plan name new feature

There are applications that have hardcoded the plan name in their programs using CAF. In some cases, it is wide spread that it will take a lot of work coding and testing due to program change. To avoi...

Information Provided

8
votes

DB2 Distributed Thread - hidden high CPU consumption

DB2 Distributed thread with long-running OPEN CURSOR is difficult to detect in DB2 monitors. The CPU consumption is not returned until the OPEN CURSOR completes . If the thread is cancelled while st...

Under Consideration

7
votes

Stop of utilities during migration except for SYSADM

During Migration it would be nice to turn off all utilities through a DB2 issued online command except for utilities submitted by SYSADM. This would guarantee that utilities would not be able to run d...

Under Consideration

6
votes

Restful API call needs to support array data types

Currently the RESTFUL API Db2 service does not support array data types as part of the call statement.

Under Consideration

6
votes

TCP/IP SERVICES AVAILABLE for SECPORT

Startup messages when DB2 is brought up will display the status of the standard DRDA DDF port via the DSNL519I message: DSNL519I -DXXX DSNLILNR TCP/IP SERVICES AVAILABLE 567 ...

Under Consideration

5
votes

MVS CANCEL should issue DB2 CANCEL THREAD first

Db2 and z/OS development should work together to integrate MVS CANCEL command and DB2 CANCEL THREAD. Since the DB2 recommended action is first Cancel thread in DB2 and then issue the MVS CANCEL, the M...

Under Consideration

5
votes

UUID support

Provide support for UUIDs. Eg - function to create , format and default value for column.

Need More Information

5
votes

Improve implicit casting

Since V10 there is implicit casting, which is one hand a good feature, but on the other hand can lead to big performance problems. Improve the implicit casting so that the resulting datatype is indexa...

Uncommitted Candidate


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