Replicats For 'NVARCHAR' Data Type From Sybase Source Abending With OGG-1163 - Bad Column Length

(Doc ID 2150363.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 18, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 12.1.2.1.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Received error below on both Oracle and Sybase replicats from a Sybase source table.
'2016-05-30 01:37:18 ERROR OGG-01163 Bad column length (8) specified for column reg_rpt_jurisdiction in table dbo.enc2pmc_account2_xref, maximum allowable length is 4.'

Data type on both Sybase source and Sybase target are:
  reg_rpt_jurisdiction nvarchar(4) NULL,

Cause

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