Each row represents a single string and its unique string ID, used to condense structural XML data. The string is provided in both UTF-8 encoding and database code page encoding.

Table 1. SYSCAT.XMLSTRINGS Catalog View
Column Name Data Type Nullable Description
STRINGID INTEGER   Unique string ID.
STRING VARCHAR (1001) The string represented in the database code page.
STRING_UTF8 VARCHAR (1001) The string in UTF-8 encoding (as stored in the catalog table).