[freetds] bcp broken on TDS 5.0

James K. Lowden jklowden at schemamania.org
Thu Apr 22 22:14:02 EDT 2004

I'm connected to:

Adaptive Server Enterprise/12.5.1/EBF 11429/P/Linux Intel/Enterprise
Linux/ase1251/1823/32-bit/OPT/Tue Sep 16 23:43:54 2003

And it doesn't look good for the unit test:

$ ./bcp
found alex.FreeTDS for jklowden in "../../../PWD"
About to logon
About to open alex.FreeTDS
Dropping alex.FreeTDS..all_types_bcp_unittest
Creating alex.FreeTDS..all_types_bcp_unittest
preparing to insert into FreeTDS..all_types_bcp_unittest ... OK
Sending same row 10 times... 
Msg 4837, Level 16, State 5
Server 'test', Line 1
Bad row data received from the client while bulk copying into object
32000114 in database 4. Received a row of length 85 whilst maximum or
expected row length is 24950.



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