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2398435 - Error "That name already exists!" for DB2 tablespaces with no database - SAP PD


  • In IBM DB2 for z/OS, tablespaces may have same name but different database owners.
  • If database objects have not been created yet, it is not possible to create several tablespaces with same name in object list (Model > Tablespaces).
  • Although the database owners are entered in the Options field and are different, PD displays: "That name already exists!"



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


SAP PowerDesigner all versions


mainframe, none, 803863, CR803863, CR#803863 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Problem

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