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2068832 - ISQL displays datatype in a wider field after upgrade.


  • The display width of the datetime datatype in isql changed from 26 characters to 31 characters between SDK version 15.5 ESD#8 and ESD#9.
  • The display width of float dataype in isql changed from 20 characters to 27 characters
  • The same problem may be seen in other applications that use the byte count of the data to determine the display format. 



All platforms
SDK 15.5 ESD#8 to 15.5 ESD#9 and greater


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise SDK 16.0 ; Sybase Software Developer Kit 15.7


getdate , KBA , BC-SYB-SDK , SDK , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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