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UTILITY to load data that is unloaded by other DB

 
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vinay_care

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 23, 2009 4:08 pm    Post subject: UTILITY to load data that is unloaded by other DB
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hi,

Ineed to load data to a table in DB2 that is unloaded from other DB say oracle DB and it has a different timestamp format, without colon...so how would i do it?
Is thr anyway i can takecare while loading in simple manner.
I mean my table supports with colon, and I need to load having colon,
please suggest.

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Vinay
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 23, 2009 4:13 pm    Post subject:
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You can use SORT product for whatever formatting to be done on unloaded dataset before loading.
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you could also format the data properly with the initial unload.
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Can I format in the same step? and how? or should i use another step of sort or outrec options, please suggest.
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Oracle is rather sophisticated. I would be suprised if the unload utility for oracle does not have an option for unloading for MS-SQL or DB2 format.

otherwise, use sql in the unload to reformat your timestamp with a colon.

I would speak to whoever maintains your other database system.
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 23, 2009 7:33 pm    Post subject:
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dbzTHEdinosauer wrote:
Oracle is rather sophisticated. I would be suprised if the unload utility for oracle does not have an option for unloading for MS-SQL or DB2 format.

otherwise, use sql in the unload to reformat your timestamp with a colon.

I would speak to whoever maintains your other database system.



how to use sql in the unload, when still I haven't loaded, do you mean after loading into table and then change the data? plz suggest
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