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Oracle Database Provider For DRDA - DB2 FOR Z/OS NEEDS A STATIC SYNCLOG (Doc ID 2206049.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 20, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database Provider for DRDA - Version to [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


DB2 keeps every synclog it's ever encountered *in memory* and that eventually causes DB2 to crash with an out-of-memory condition, requiring a restart and purge of old synclogs.

Oracle DP4DRDA creates a unique synclog (logstamp varies) on every session, and DB2 eventually chokes on the sheer number of synclogs it tries to remember over time.


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