Db2 running under Linux allows currently to use external tables. For testing, production use, migration and completeness those feature should also be available for the Windows (and other OS) platform.
Especially as this is a potential replacement for EXPORT and LOAD.
|Who would benefit from this IDEA?||All customer using Db2 under Windows|
How should it work?
same functionality for external tables like under Linux. Independent of the actual line ending (LF or CRLF) of the file, perfect for migration between Linux and Windows
|Priority Justification||I see no much issue to compile the available code for Linux also for Windows. path separation should be transparent, binary format can be argued|
|Client Name||Roland Schock, IBM Gold Consultant and IBM Champion|
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