by Markus Winand.

Working With Execution Plans in DB2 LUW Express-C


This appendix explains how to work with execution plans in DB2 LUW. The tools provided by IBM return the execution plan in a pretty awkward format. To get a similar result as for other databases, we introduce our own tool to display execution plans.

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