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DB2 - Problem description

Problem IC75405 Status: Closed

NEXT_DAY SCALAR FUNCTION RETURNS SQL0171N WHEN LOCALE IS NOT EN_US

product:
DB2 FOR LUW / DB2FORLUW / 970 - DB2
Problem description:
The NEXT_DAY scalar function returns SQL0171N when the locale is 
not en_US. For example, 
 
================ 
$ export | grep LANG 
LANG=ja_JP 
$ db2 connect to sample 
$ db2 "SELECT NEXT_DAY(CURRENT DATE,'FRIDAY') FROM 
SYSIBM.SYSDUMMY1" 
 
1 
---------- 
SQL0171N  The data type, length or value of the argument for the 
parameter in position "2" of routine "SYSIBM.NEXT_DAY" is 
incorrect. Parameter name: "". 
 
SQLSTATE=42815 
================
Problem Summary:
**************************************************************** 
* USERS AFFECTED:                                              * 
* DB2 UDB Version 9.7                                          * 
**************************************************************** 
* PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         * 
* The NEXT_DAY scalar function returns SQL0171N when the       * 
* locale is not en_US. For example,                            * 
*                                                              * 
* ================                                             * 
* $ export | grep LANG                                         * 
* LANG=ja_JP                                                   * 
* $ db2 connect to sample                                      * 
* $ db2 "SELECT NEXT_DAY(CURRENT DATE,'FRIDAY') FROM           * 
* SYSIBM.SYSDUMMY1"                                            * 
*                                                              * 
* 1                                                            * 
* ----------                                                   * 
* SQL0171N  The data type, length or value of the argument for * 
* the parameter in position "2" of routine "SYSIBM.NEXT_DAY"   * 
* is incorrect. Parameter name: "".                            * 
* SQLSTATE=42815                                               * 
* ================                                             * 
**************************************************************** 
* RECOMMENDATION:                                              * 
* Upgrade to Version 9.7 FixPack 5.                            * 
****************************************************************
Local Fix:
Set locale to en_US before starting DB2. For example, 
 
================ 
$ db2stop 
$ export LANG=en_US 
$ db2start 
$ db2 connect to sample 
$ db2 "SELECT NEXT_DAY(CURRENT DATE,'FRIDAY') FROM 
SYSIBM.SYSDUMMY1" 
 
1 
---------- 
2011-04-01 
 
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available fix packs:
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 5 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 6 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 7 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 8 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 9a for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 10 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows

Solution
Problem was first fixed in DB2 UDB Version 9.7 FixPack 5.
Workaround
not known / see Local fix
Timestamps
Date  - problem reported    :
Date  - problem closed      :
Date  - last modified       :
30.03.2011
08.12.2011
08.12.2011
Problem solved at the following versions (IBM BugInfos)
9.7.FP5
Problem solved according to the fixlist(s) of the following version(s)
9.7.0.5 FixList
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