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JR28628: DB2 COMMON CLIENT - DATABASE NAMES WITH MORE THAN 8 CHARACTERS NEEDS TO BE SUPPORTED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Enlist connections to MSDTC fails when the database name
    consists of more than 8 characters
    Informix allows database names up to 128 characters so this
    should be supported for MSDTC also.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Users Affected: ALL users running DB2 common client agains
    IBM Informix Database Servers.
    
    Problem Description:
    
    Enlist connections to MSDTC fails when the database name
    consists of more than 8 characters
    Informix allows database names up to 128 characters so this
    should be supported for MSDTC also.
    
    Problem Summary:
    
    Enlist connections to MSDTC fails when the database name
    consists of more than 8 characters
    Informix allows database names up to 128 characters so this
    should be supported for MSDTC also.
    

Problem conclusion

  • First fixed in DB2 UDB Version 9.5, FixPak 1 (build s080328)
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR28628

  • Reported component name

    DB2 UDB ESE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5765F4101

  • Reported release

    950

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2008-03-05

  • Closed date

    2008-05-05

  • Last modified date

    2008-05-05

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

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

    JR28629

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 UDB ESE WIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5765F4101

Applicable component levels

  • R810 PSN

       UP

  • R820 PSN

       UP

  • R910 PSN

       UP

  • R950 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
05 May 2008