New record on the deleted record’s space?

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Suppose I have 100 records and I have deleted the 50th record and now I have added a new record, I want that to be on the 50th position. How?

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If you are using REUSEDLT(*YES), it might use that space.
You are better off creating an index for the sequence that you need.

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  • TomLiotta
    You could process it as a direct (relative) file and write the record to record number 50. But CharlieBrowne is right -- you are better off creating an index for the sequence that you need. Tom
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  • philpl1jb
    We're assuming that this is a DB2 AS/400 question.
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