Oracle HSM - 'samdb create' error: "Specified key was too long"
Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 6.0 to 6.1 [Release 6.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
'samdb create' command returns the following error:
# samdb create rptdbfs
Specified key was too long; max key length is 3072 bytes
Error creating database schema.
MySQL was installed from mysql-5.7.17-solaris11-sparc-64bit.pkg
Configuring a sideband database.
Following the procedure in http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E71197_01/SAMIC/samdb.htm#SAMIC1039
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