Data Conversion: VarBinary to DB2

What is the proper way to convert varBinary fields from SQL server to DB2? Should I use Blob in DB2?
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lovevioletAsked:
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LowfatspreadCommented:
how big is the varbinary column?
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lovevioletAuthor Commented:
Actually not so big, it was a stupid design that's using varBinary field to store passwords.
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LowfatspreadCommented:
is that the actual password or an encrypted hash ?

ie do you want the data to be converted to EBCDIC or left as binary?  
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lovevioletAuthor Commented:
It was the password in binary form, and they still want it to be left in binary in DB2.
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LowfatspreadCommented:
then i think you need blob...
but i'm still not clear wether you'd expect it to remain the same value as on SQL Server or
be converted to the EBCDIC equivalent (which i don't think would be automatically done for Binary data)

hth
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