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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories Db2 for i
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 24, 2020

Generate SQL option to create check constraints when physical file has restricted values.

Under ACS Schemas there is a feature to generate SQL. Would like to have an option to create check constraint on fields that have restricted values such as COMP, VALUES, RANGE.

Use Case:

Would save a lot of time in having to adjust the generated SQL to incorporate constraints in order to have these rules applied to the SQL table.

Idea priority Low
  • Guest
    Oct 20, 2020

    While IBM agrees this is a valid request, we do not intend to provide a solution to this request at this time, so it is being closed. The database team has quite a long list of higher priority requirements, so this request is not likely to be implemented anytime soon.

  • Guest
    Aug 24, 2020

    Attachment (Description): SQL example with check constraint.

  • Guest
    Aug 24, 2020

    Attachment (Description): Screen shot from ACS - Schemas - Generate SQL