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2155646 - Table shouldn't be dropped when column size is increased - SAP PD


  • The size of a table column is increased.
  • The column is defined in a standard index (not a primary, foreign, or alternate key index).
  • PowerDesigner currently drops the table the recreates the table and index.
  • It should simply drop the index, change the column size and recreate the index.

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  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.5
  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.6
  • Microsoft SQL Server DBMS


SAP PowerDesigner 16.5 ; SAP PowerDesigner 16.6 ; Sybase PowerAMC 16.5


"sql server", microsoft, change, modify, length, precision, "data type", 782684, CR782684, CR#782684 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Problem

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