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JR34617: IIS-DSEE-TFUU-00009 ENCODING CONVERSION ERR WHEN TRYING TO READ DATA FROM A TABLE WHICH NAME IS JAPANESE DOUBLE BYTE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • [Environment]
    
    DataStage:
    IS8.1
    AIX5.3
    
    DB:
    Windows 2003
    Oracle 10g; Shift-JIS
    
    Customer has a simple job, ODBC Enterprise ---> Peek.
    And he tries to read data from a table on Oracle. The table name
    is TEST_01 (all the characters are double byte, and TEST is
    replaced with Japanese double byte KATAKANA characters.)
    
    Each character is Japanese double byte character.
    When trying to read data from the table, customer gets the
    followig FATAL error:
    
       Type: Fatal
       User Name: dsadm
       Message Id: IIS-DSEE-TFUU-00009
       Message: main_program: Encoding conversion error : Output
    buffer too small for conversion
    Encoding conversion error : Output buffer too small for
    conversion
    
    but the job finishes normally and it is possible to get the data
    without any problem.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    Customer will get the error
    Message: main_program: Encoding conversion error : Output buffer
    too small for conversion
    Encoding conversion error : Output buffer too small for
    conversion
    when a table name or a column name contains double byte numeral.
    This is platform independent
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    Customer will get the error
    Message Id: IIS-DSEE-TFUU-00009
    Message: main_program: Encoding conversion error : Output buffer
    too small for conversion
    Encoding conversion error : Output buffer too small for
    conversion
    
    when a table name or a column name contains double byte numeral.
    ****************************************************************
    RECOMMENDATION:
    Apply patch JR34617
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Made changes to function APT_strtol64(). The error will no
    longer be seen.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR34617

  • Reported component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Reported component ID

    5724Q36DS

  • Reported release

    810

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2009-10-22

  • Closed date

    2009-12-10

  • Last modified date

    2009-12-10

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

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

Modules/Macros

  • SERVER
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Fixed component ID

    5724Q36DS

Applicable component levels

  • R810 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
12 October 2021