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DB2 Connect and Db2 zOS V12 FL 501 or higher / APPLCOMPAT-Parameter

Db2 Connect Server should also support APPLCOMPAT-Parameter to be able using Db2 zOS V12 FL501 or higher in Db2-Applications (JDBC,CLI/ODBC), which are connecting over a Db2 Connect Server to DB2 zOS
Also, it shouldn't be necessary to set the ClientAPPLCompat-Parameter at all, when the default-package is bound with FL501 or higher.

We have a lot of Windows application, which are connecting to Db2 zOS using a Db2 connect server. We can't change this to Direct Connect. Also, maintaining this Appl-Compat Parameter in the db2cli.ini on the client is very troublesome - each time, we activate a new FL in db2 zos we have to make sure, that all the clients will change this setting.
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  • Dec 28 2018
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