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JR30892: INCORRECT VARCHAR LENGTH FOR INFORMIX NICKNAME WITH VARCHAR(M, R) COLUMN

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When we create nickname for a informix remote table with
    varchar(m, r) column, the varchar length in nickname is
    incorrect( it is much greater than original length).
    

Local fix

  • User can manually change the length back with below SQL:
    alter nickname NICK_NAME alter column COLUMN_NAME local type
    varchar(255);
    

Problem summary

  • Users affected:
       Users of the Informix wrapper in the DB2 for LUW Homogeneous
    Federation Feature or InfoSphere Federation Server
    Problem description and summary:
       See error description.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Problem was first fixed in Version 9.5, FixPak 4 (s090429). This
    fix should be applied on the federation server.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR30892

  • Reported component name

    INFORMIX WRAPPE

  • Reported component ID

    5724N9710

  • Reported release

    950

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2008-10-24

  • Closed date

    2009-05-30

  • Last modified date

    2009-05-30

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

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

    JR30894 JR30969 JR30966

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    INFORMIX WRAPPE

  • Fixed component ID

    5724N9710

Applicable component levels

  • R950 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
30 May 2009