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2452551 - DB2 table is dropped and re-created when a column is renamed - SAP PD


  • Table column has been renamed.
  • The column is not a primary column, and does not have to be an index column.
  • When applying model changes to database, SAP PowerDesigner drops then re-creates the table.
  • The ALTER TABLE RENAME COLUMN statement should be generated.



  • PowerDesigner 16.5 SP05
  • PowerDesigner 16.6 SP02
  • IBM DB2 for z/OS DBMS


SAP PowerDesigner 16.6


db2mvs, ibm, create, rename, drop, 806963, CR806963, CR#806963, 756087, CR756087 , CR#756087 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Problem

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