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IT31815: JDBC DatabaseMetaData returns wrong type info for BINARY and VARBINARY data types

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Several methods of JDBC interface DatabaseMetaData return the
    wrong data type, the wrong data type name, or both for BINARY
    and VARBINARY data types.  The affected methods are:
    
    DatabaseMetaData.getBestRowIdentifier
    DatabaseMetaData.getColumns
    DatabaseMetaData.getFunctionColumns
    DatabaseMetaData.getAttributes
    DatabaseMetaData.getProcedureColumns
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * ALL                                                          *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to Db2 version 11.1.4.7                              *
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Problem conclusion

  • First fixed in Db2 version 11.1.4.7
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT31815

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    B10

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2020-02-11

  • Closed date

    2022-04-17

  • Last modified date

    2022-04-17

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    IT31816

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • RB10 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
03 May 2022