My Oracle Support Banner

RDBPROD: COBOL-E-ERROR 391 When Compiling a COBOL Program Using CDD/Repository and VARCHAR column (Doc ID 113685.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Rdb Server on OpenVMS - Version 6.1 and later
Oracle CDD/Repository - Version 6.1 and later
HP OpenVMS VAX
HP OpenVMS Alpha
HP OpenVMS Itanium

Symptoms

When you compile a COBOL application that copies definitions from an Rdb database schema object in the CDD/Repository, the following warning may be returned:

In current versions, the compile may not produce ANY error, however the listing will show the VARCHAR field has been incorrectly translated to CHAR(202).

Changes

 

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.