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IT33525: INACCURATE RESULT OF DECIMAL DIVISION ON NON-AIX PLATFORM

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Decimal division on non-aix platform might result in inaccurate
    result
    
    example:
    db2
    "values(Decimal('9056550.000',19,3)/Decimal('20125666.660',19,3)
    )"
    1
    ---------------------------------
                       0.450000000000
    
    Expected: 0.450000000149
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Non-Aix Platform                                             *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to db2_v115m5fp0 or later                            *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Upgrade to db2_v115m5fp0 or later
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT33525

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    B50

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2020-07-13

  • Closed date

    2020-11-19

  • Last modified date

    2020-11-19

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • RB50 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
27 August 2021