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2064034 - How to return nullable char column with blank-padded by ODBC application - SDK for SAP ASE


Nullable char columns are treated as varchar in ASE. Therefore the column data is returned to ODBC application after trailing blanks are truncated.
You can receive blank-padded data if you use following resolution.



  • SAP Sybase Software Developer Kit (SDK) 15.5
  • SAP Sybase Software Developer Kit (SDK) 15.7
  • Adaptive Server Enterprise ODBC driver by Sybase


Sybase SDK 15.5 ; Sybase SDK 15.7 ; Sybase Software Developer Kit 15.7


ODBC, blank-padded, trailing, spaces, MSAccess, link-table, truncate, varchar, char, pad, sybdrvodb.dll, sybdrvodb , KBA , BC-SYB-SDK , SDK , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , How To

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