[freetds] Question about MAX param size when calling StoredProc

James K. Lowden jklowden at freetds.org
Tue May 20 08:22:18 EDT 2008

Navdeep Shergill wrote:
> I am trying to call to call a
> storedProc on a SQL2005 server that takes in a 'varbinary' field as
> input paramter. The varbinary field is set up with '-1' as the Length in
> the database. 

varbinary is the weirdest datatype in the library, perhaps on the planet. 
I have found places where Microsoft claims to use it, but in fact doesn't.

Can I ask why you're using it?  Would TEXT/BINARY do just as well?  


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