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  1. #1
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    Unanswered: Explain / Access Plans DB2

    Hi,
    I can view DB2 access plans in DB2 control center. I am just wondering is there any good tip /link anyone has for understanding the various shapes and lingo DB2 is using.

    I know what table and index scans are but what about the other shapes / colours?

    Also, any good tips for outputting the explain / access plan into a nice text friendly format?

    Thanks a mill

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    there is a tutorial available
    Visual Explain Tutorial
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  3. #3
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    Brilliant.

    This part in particular is what I was after.

    IBM DB2 9.5 Information Center for Linux, UNIX, and Windows

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