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Db2 templates in Recovery Expert

We want to be able to use templates for image copy (and other) data sets in utilitiies in Recovery Expert.

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  • Nov 27 2019
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Who would benefit from this IDEA? All users relying on template switching for large image copies
How should it work?

It should be possible to chose between the hard coded DD-Cards currently used, and Db2 templates for allocation of data sets in utilities.

We use templates for everything in our shop for the following two reasons:

1) Naming convention

2) Switching from disk to tape for large data sets

If we imagine a system wide recovery we might not have enough disk available to do a full image copy of every table. And we do need to take an image copy afterwards.

Idea Priority Urgent
Priority Justification We would need to change our entire image copy setup, if we wanted to use Recovery Expert without the option to specify templates
Customer Name JN Data
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