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Allow for Multiple Columns on LOAD INTO TABLE WHEN Criteria

We recently converted from BMC to IBM Db2 utilities. It would be very useful if multiple column names could be specified on the WHEN criteria for the Db2 LOAD utility. This would also make the functionality similar to the WHEN criteria of REORG WITH DISCARD.

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  • Oct 13 2020
  • Under Review
Who would benefit from this IDEA? Any customers wanting to limit data at the time of a LOAD using multiple columns which are not of the same datatype or are non-contiguous
How should it work?

Allow syntax like the following:

LOAD INTO TABLE qualifier.tablename

WHEN column1 = value

AND column3 = value

Idea Priority Medium
Priority Justification This would enhance the functionality of the LOAD utility, and simplify conversions from other vendors which currently allow for this.
Customer Name Principal Financial Group
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