[freetds] insert varchar/text fields limited to max 80 characters
Piet De Jong
piet at ahead-tech.net
Fri Feb 11 03:23:13 EST 2005
I have had the same problem, will check my code when I get to the office in
a few hours.
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> [mailto:freetds-bounces at lists.ibiblio.org] On Behalf Of Dirk Koopman
> Sent: 10 February 2005 07:31 PM
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> Subject: [freetds] insert varchar/text fields limited to max
> 80 characters
> MS-SQL 2003, TDS version 8.0, freetds 0.62.4, perl DBD::ODBC
> and DBI (current CPAN versions).
> doing something like:-
> my $sth = $dbh->prepare("insert into SBOL [XDESC_C]
> values(?)"); my $a =
> will only cause the first 80 characters of $a into SBOL.XDESC_C.
> It does not seem to matter whether XDESC_C is declared as
> varchar(1000) or text (we would prefer text). All varchar
> fields with length > 80 and text fields have the data chopped
> at 80 characters.
> Tried all the obvious things like:-
> $dbh = DBI->connect('dbi:ODBC:cpa', $cpauser, $passwd,
> RaiseError=>1, AutoCommit=>0,
> LongReadLen=>64*1024, LongTruncOk=>0,
> } );
> The same code, but running direct to a MySQL or Pg database
> (with different DBI dsn obviously) work just as expected.
> Any pointers?
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