DB2 Escape characters in queries

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Recently I had to use escape characters in DB2 queries and after looking through documentation here is a simple way to do this. You can define you escape character using

{escape '\'}


right after the statement your are trying to use it, here is a sample statement:

select oprid, oprdefndesc
from psoprdefn
where oprid like '%\_%' {escape '\'} 

I really want to know what you think