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Status Future consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories Db2 for i
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 30, 2022

Enhance the QCMDEXC Scalar Function

Add a Third parameter to the function. There are two possibilities.

Preview – Allows you to preview the command before executing it.

Display – allows you to display the command but, the command executes. This would be use for anyone that needs to still see what was executed for logging purposes, or passing commands back to the caller etc.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Jul 9, 2024

    Just FYI, I've written a versionf of this that uses the QCAPCMD API instead of QCMDEXC and in fact already has the parameter(s) being requested by this RFE/Idea. Available on my GitHub page. Search GitHub for "Bob Cozzi" and "SQLTools"

  • Guest
    Jul 26, 2022
    IBM will use this request as input to planning but no commitment is made or implied. This request will be updated in the future if IBM implements it.

    Db2 for i development
    IBM Power Systems Development