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Error: "DataDirect...Database connection lost" when using Linux driver

Technote (troubleshooting)


In Lotus Enterprise Integrator (LEI), works with V5R4 but not with V6R1. is the OEM 5.3 DB2 wire protocol driver for Linux / Unix which you cannot use to access V6R1. The following error displays:

    "[DataDirect][ODBC DB2 Wire Protocol driver]Unhandled CodePoint: 214B Database connection lost."


The Progress/DataDirect Knowledge Base indicates that patches before V5.30.0153 (b0099, U0071) do not support DB2 AS/400 V6R1.

Resolving the problem


1. Go to Fix Central and download the following file: ds753_ddodbc53_32bit_linux
2. Use the following driver: .

For more information, refer to Document #1444759, 'DataStage ODBC error "Unhandled CodePoint: 214B" when loading data from DB2 on AS/400.'

Document information

More support for: IBM Enterprise Integrator for Domino

Software version: 8.5.2, 8.5.3

Operating system(s): Linux

Software edition: All Editions

Reference #: 1569269

Modified date: 27 May 2014