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2394715 - DB2 for z/OS table is dropped when a column is deleted - SAP PD


  • IBM DB2 Version 11 for z/OS uses the ALTER TABLE statement to drop or delete a column from a table.
  • Table is dropped then recreated when a column is removed from an existing table.
  • SAP PowerDesigner should generate:

ALTER TABLE table-name DROP COLUMN column-name RESTRICT;



  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.6
  • IBM DB2 Version 11 for z/OS


SAP PowerDesigner 16.6


remove, command, 803721, CR803721, CR#803721 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Bug Filed

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