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DG4ODBC To Informix Using Informix ODBC Driver 4.10 Gives Error ORA-28500 - Invalid Argument Value HY009, NativeErr = -11066 (Doc ID 2014116.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 18, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database 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.


Using the Database Gateway for ODBC (DG4ODBC) to access an Informix database using the Informix 4.10 ODBC driver from Oracle and gives error -

ORA-28500: connection from ORACLE to a non-Oracle system returned this message:
[Informix][Informix ODBC Driver]Invalid argument value. {HY009,NativeErr = -11066}
ORA-02063: preceding 2 lines from ODBC_LINK

The problem does not reproduce using the Data Direct ODBC driver.
Using Oracle Database 12c and DG4ODBC 12c also works successfully.

A select without a bind parameter works using DG4ODBC accessed from Oracle Database and



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