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2575566 - Columns of DB2 XML index should not have a sorting value defined - SAP PD


  • A sorting value is forced by SAP PD for any index column: default value is Ascending (ASC), other choices are Descending (DESC) and Random (RANDOM).
  • An XML index is defined with the GENERATE KEY USING clause.
  • It is not possible to leave the sorting attribute blank when the index is an XML index.
  • Executing the SQL script generated by SAP PD leads to error SQLCode -628.



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


SAP PowerDesigner 16.6


db2mvs, empty, specification, key, pattern, generate, 812278, CR812278, CR#812278 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Bug Filed

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