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IC96906: QUERIES WITH THE XMLTABLE FUNCTION MIGHT RETURN INCORRECT RESULTS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • A truncated string might be returned as a query result for the
    VARGRAPHIC column used in the XMLTABLE function to map the XML
    data.  The problem is visible for multi-byte character data
    strings and only if the QUERY OPTIMIZATION value is set to 3.
    

Local fix

  • If the QUERY OPTIMIZATION value is set to 5, then the query
    result is correct.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All users                                                    *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 version 9.7.0.9.                              *
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Problem conclusion

  • The problem is first fixed in DB2 version 9.7.0.9.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC96906

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    YesHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-10-15

  • Closed date

    2013-12-16

  • Last modified date

    2013-12-16

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IC96906

Modified date: 16 December 2013