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  • Startup parameter - SQLWIDHTUPDATE behavior needs to be changed with more option...

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    Recently we tried to use -SQLWIDTHUPDATE ON parameter on our database but our application team does not like behavior. Currently once this parameter is ON , client connected gets truncated data in first connection and then in next connection it gets correct...
  • Online schema changes

    Ok, it is possible to make some schema changes. Consider this scenario: A 24/7 business and I have to assure my business rules wasn't changed. If the database is running in multiple user mode, DDL operations like ALTER TABLE ADD PRIMARY KEY, DROP...
  • Make resynching Replication easier

    Consider this scenario: Replication is all set up and running, but there are some network issues meaning you have to disable it for a short while until that's resolved. Now in order to start replication again you have to do a full backup and restore...
  • Add support to the existing default Linux unixODBC library (instead of having to...

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    Add Progress support to the existing default Linux UnixODBC library (instead of the UnixODBC library shipped with the Progress ODBC driver). For PHP to work under Red Hat/CentOS Linux for example there is 2 ways to use the Progress ODBC driver: using...
  • Real database backup file compression

    We now are using 3th party software to compress the database backup file. First we have to wait until the backup is completed. The backup file is already using disk space. After completion we start the compression. Which also takes time and disk space...
  • Add nap "buckets" to _Latch VST

    Add some "buckets" to the nap data in the _Latch VST so that we can determine how often the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and maximum nap levels take place. As I understand the current algorithm the 1st nap is set by -nap, the 2nd nap is -nap * 2, the...
  • nap parameters in nanoseconds

    Add new startup paramaters -nanonap and -nanonapmax to specify the "nap" and "napmax" values in nanoseconds. If specified these parameters should supercede the current millisecond based -nap & -napmax startup values.
  • Automatically enable large files

    Enabling large files should be a standard behavior when creating a new database with f.e. prostrct create. Now you have to do this in a separate step, which is often forgotten.
  • Add a option to the OEM console to connect to an offline remote admin server

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    Currently when a remote admin server is off line on the console screen. The customer is required to shut down the OEM admin server and re-start it. After the OEM restart the problem remote admin server may be on line. There have been times when one or...
  • Reinstate handling of error stack returned from Oracle database (Data server for...

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    When using OE RDBMS, OE Data Server for Oracle and OE Client Networking (with data server broker) -- our progress application cannot handle the full stack of error messages coming back from Oracle. It would seem that since v10, only the top level error...