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Status Delivered
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 4, 2022

Add a default record return limit to SQL queries

Requesting an enhancement to Rational Integration Tester so that SQL queries default to having maximum number of records pulled back from a table(s). This enhancement is in the context of a JDBC-based direct query to DB2 mainframe tables. As an example, Database Retrieval Parameters (defined in Preferences) in the IDz world allow for defining a max number of rows to be returned with a query (25 - 10000). Another simpler example is the default max rows to display of 500 in the IDz Report Designer module. Although this is for 'display' the concept of limiting rows is what is being referred to in this RFE. Today, it is too easy to accidentally execute poorly defined, or long-running runaway queries with the Test button in the Config tab of the SQL Query window.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Sep 22, 2022

    The feature that you requested has been delivered and is available in release 10.5. Additional information can be found here:

  • Guest
    Jul 18, 2022

    The feature that is described in this request is currently under development and should be included in a subsequent release.