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DG4ODBC 11.2 Gives Errors ORA-28500 or ORA-01858 Connecting To Red Brick (Doc ID 1267393.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2]
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After configuring the Oracle Database Gateway for ODBC on IBM AIX 6.1 any SELECT from Oracle Server to Red Brick fails with a variety of errors, for example -

ORA-28500: connection from ORACLE to a non-Oracle system returned this message:


ERROR:ORA-01858: a non-numeric character was found where a numeric was expected


empty rows are returned for the SELECT


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