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IC86946: SQL0516N AND POSSIBLE DATA TRUNCATION RUNNING QUERY FROM CLI BASED APPLICATION AGAINST A DB2 FOR Z/OS DATABASE WITH IDAA.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When query acceleration is enabled and a query is ran against
    DB2 for z/OS with IDAA, a CLI based application may receive the
    following error:
    
    SQL0516N  The DESCRIBE statement does not specify a prepared
    statement.
    
    The error may be followed by data truncation in the results as
    well.
    

Local fix

  • The problem does not occur when query acceleration is disabled.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * ALL DB2 LUW users                                            *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to v97 FP8 and later                                 *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Upgrade to v97 FP8 and later
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC86946

  • Reported component name

    DB2 CONNECT

  • Reported component ID

    DB2CONNCT

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-10-02

  • Closed date

    2013-04-16

  • Last modified date

    2013-04-16

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

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

    IC87080

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 CONNECT

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2CONNCT

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC86946

Modified date: 16 April 2013