Today’s post may not be new news to a lot of you; we have been talking about these new BIND/REBIND options for a while now. What IS new news is the APAR that delivers these new options closed on July 27. After the application of APAR PM25679, you can use everything in this post.
OK, so after a fairly vague opening paragraph, what in the world am I talking about?
As of July 27, the BIND and REBIND commands each have 3 very interesting new options; APCOMPARE, APREUSE, and EXPLAIN(ONLY)…. I covered EXPLAIN(ONLY) along with EXPLAIN PACKAGE (available in CM) and the EXPLAIN MODE special register (available in NFM) in a blog post back in January 2011 titled “DB2 10 is enhancing good old EXPLAIN: La deuxième tentative”…… Continue reading »