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DDL command doesn't generate comment

Table comments not displayed. 


The workaround is to query the catalog directly. The / command to show sysibm.systables does show a portion of the comment but not in it's entirety. 


Affected users are anyone using DDL command in Db2 Adminstration Tool. 

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  • Nov 13 2019
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Why is it useful?
Who would benefit from this IDEA? All users of DDL command in Db2 Adminstration Tool.
How should it work?

When executing the DDL command on a table it should also provide the table and column comments. 

Idea Priority Medium
Priority Justification Table comments help provide valuable information about what is contained in the table or other notes.
Customer Name Navy Federal Credit Union
Submitting Organization
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  • Guest commented
    30 Mar 08:25pm

    DDL should generate all comments associated with that object. Example, DDL on table would generate on the table itself and the columns. It should act more like GEN command. Additionally, there is no page right to see all of the remarks column.

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