A hotfix is available that adds a new binding option for static queries to DB2 databases in Host Integration Server 2009

A hotfix is available for Microsoft Host Integration Server 2009. This hotfix adds a new binding option when you bind static queries to an IBM DB2 database:
This option lets you reference the package by using a fully qualified package name of the following format:
remote database name.remote database collection ID.package ID.consistency ID
For example, you can use a fully qualified package such as RDBNAM.RDBCOLID.PKGID.CNSTKN or RDBNAM.RDBCOLID.PKGID.VRSNAM. The value for VERSION binding option can be up to 254 characters. Or, it can be omitted completely.

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site: Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.


You must have Host Integration Server 2009 installed to apply this hotfix.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace other hotfixes.

File information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
32-bit versions of Host Integration Server 2006
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
64-bit versions of Host Integration Server 2006
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

Article ID: 977593 - Last Review: 10/07/2011 14:50:00 - Revision: 2.0

Microsoft Host Integration Server 2009

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