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2611830 - Attribute 'Name' appears twice in the Comparison Options window - SAP PD


  • Attribute Name appears twice in the Comparison Options window for all metaclasses when merging Physical Data Models (PDM).
  • Although the checkboxes are deselected to exclude the attribute from comparison, it still displays a difference on Name in the Merge Models window.
  • It occurs when the target DBMS is IBM DB2 for z/OS.
  • It works fine with Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, SQL Anywhere, IBM DB2 for LUW, etc.



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


SAP PowerDesigner 16.6


db2mvs, table, column, index, view, user, 813767, CR813767, CR#813767 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Bug Filed

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