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3129314 - DB2 index should not be dropped and created when table column is renamed - SAP PD


  • IBM DB2 for z/OS uses the RENAME command to rename a table column.
  • When the renamed column is an index column, PD drops the index, renames the table column and create the index with the new column name.
  • DB2 does not require to recreate the index, it should only rename the table column.



  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.7
  • IBM DB2 for z/OS


alter, drop, modify, CR825918, CR#825918, 825918, CR808765, CR#808765, 808765 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Known Error

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