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IC74018: SETTING HARD-STOP POLICY FOR EXPRESS-C HAS NO EFFECT

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • After setting hard-stop policy for Express-C,  features normally
    unavailable in Express-C such as "Row Level Compression" and
    "Multidimensional clustering" can still be used.
    
    Even though the features can be used in error,  they will still
    trigger license violations to be written to the license
    compliance
    report.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All users on DB2 V9.7 FixPack 4 or below.                    *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * After setting hard-stop policy for Express-C,  features      *
    * normally                                                     *
    * unavailable in Express-C such as "Row Level Compression" and *
    *                                                              *
    * "Multidimensional clustering" can still be used.             *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    *                                                              *
    * Even though the features can be used in error,  they will    *
    * still                                                        *
    * trigger license violations to be written to the license      *
    *                                                              *
    * compliance                                                   *
    *                                                              *
    * report.                                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 V9.7 FixPack 5 or higher.                     *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Problem first fixed in DB2 V9.7 FixPack 5.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC74018

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-01-21

  • Closed date

    2011-12-07

  • Last modified date

    2011-12-07

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC74018

Modified date: 07 December 2011