Char and Text Columns Tripled in Length Using DG4Sybase and ORA-600 [space leak] Errors After Installing Patch 12531175
Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Database Gateway for Sybase - Version 18.104.22.168 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
After applying patch 12531175 on top of Oracle RDBMS 22.214.171.124.2 CHAR and TEXT fields selected through Database Gateway for Sybase (DG4SYBS) are triple the original length, filled with spaces.
Before applying the patch:
Typ=96 Len=50: 77,71,87,51,48,32,32,32,... (padded with spaces until the length of 50)
After applying the patch:
Typ=96 Len=150: 77,71,87,51,48,32,32,32,... (padded with spaces until the length of 150)
Additionally, numerous ORA-600 errors might be noticed:
Applying patch 12531175 on top of Oracle RDBMS 126.96.36.199.2
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