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DB2 - Problem description

Problem IC88306 Status: Closed

SQL0901N MAY BE RETURNED WHEN DECREASING THE LENGTH OF A VARCHAR TYPE
COLUMN VIA ALTER TABLE STATEMENT

product:
DB2 FOR LUW / DB2FORLUW / A10 - DB2
Problem description:
When trying to shrink the length of a VARCHAR type column, you 
may receive a SQL0901N. 
 
For example, 
create table t(c1 varchar(10)) 
 
insert into t(c1) values ('abcde     ') 
 
alter table t alter column c1 set data type varchar(5) 
DB21034E  The command was processed as an SQL statement because 
it was not a valid Command Line Processor command.  During SQL 
processing it returned: 
SQL0901N  The SQL statement failed because of a non-severe 
system error. Subsequent SQL statements can be processed. 
(Reason "Unexpected data partitioning PD version number".) 
SQLSTATE=58004
Problem Summary:
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* USERS AFFECTED:                                              * 
* All users running servers on DB2 Version 10.1 on platforms   * 
* Linux, Unix and Windows, and trying to shrink the length of  * 
* a VARCHAR type column                                        * 
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* PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         * 
* See Error Description                                        * 
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* RECOMMENDATION:                                              * 
* Update to DB2 Version 10.1 and Fix Pack 2                    * 
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Local Fix:
available fix packs:
DB2 Version 10.1 Fix Pack 2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 10.1 Fix Pack 3 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 10.1 Fix Pack 4 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 10.1 Fix Pack 3a for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 10.1 Fix Pack 6 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows

Solution
Problem was first fixed in DB2 Version 10.1 and Fix Pack 2
Workaround
not known / see Local fix
Timestamps
Date  - problem reported    :
Date  - problem closed      :
Date  - last modified       :
17.11.2012
25.01.2013
25.01.2013
Problem solved at the following versions (IBM BugInfos)
Problem solved according to the fixlist(s) of the following version(s)
10.1.0.2 FixList
10.5.0.2 FixList
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