Thanks scott, that was what I was looking for. QSYS2 seems to have quite a few objects I will want to examine.
Anyone know if a system view map exists like they have for Microsoft SQL: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=722
From: Scott Klement [mailto:midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Tuesday, October 09, 2012 2:33 PM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: Find files in any library
Do you just want to do something like this?
select * from qsys2.systables where table_name='Whatever'
On 10/9/2012 2:20 PM, Matt Olson wrote:
Anyone have any idea how to find files in any library using SQL?
I'm used to having a wealth of information available in system views in various other database platforms but can't seem to find what works for the AS400.
I tried "select * from syscat.tables where tabname=tabletofind" but apparently that doesn't exist in the AS400's flavor of DB2. Additionally SYSIBM.SYSTABLE doesn't seem to exist either.
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