Q

Categorized is flat version 5 or greater column property

I wonder what the "Categorized is flat version 5 or greater" column-property really does and where/why I should use it. I can't find it documented anywhere? Thanks in advance! Although I searched extensively for information on the view colum property 'Categorized is flat version 5', I was unable to find any hard information. I heard that when this is selected, the category/subcategory information are concatenated into text strings which...

are then treated as the primary sort keys. It is reported to be a lot faster to build the categorized inicies this way and therefore provides a performance boost.

When viewed, the column appears as if it wasn't categorized but , if a document also has subcategories, the subcategories appear following the category. For instance, if a document has the categories and subcategories MyDocumentsSpecialReports you would normally see it in a view as:
MyDocuments
Special
Reports
If you select the property 'Categorized is flat version 5', it would appear in the view as:
MyDocumentsSpecialReports

This was first published in February 2001

Dig deeper on Domino Resources - Part 3

Have a question for an expert?

Please add a title for your question

Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.

You will be able to add details on the next page.

0 comments

Oldest 

Forgot Password?

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an email containing your password.

Your password has been sent to:

-ADS BY GOOGLE

SearchWindowsServer

Search400

  • iSeries tutorials

    Search400.com's tutorials provide in-depth information on the iSeries. Our iSeries tutorials address areas you need to know about...

  • V6R1 upgrade planning checklist

    When upgrading to V6R1, make sure your software will be supported, your programs will function and the correct PTFs have been ...

  • Connecting multiple iSeries systems through DDM

    Working with databases over multiple iSeries systems can be simple when remotely connecting logical partitions with distributed ...

SearchEnterpriseLinux

SearchDataCenter

SearchExchange

SearchContentManagement

Close