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2685765 - How to set a query timeout value when swapping from jConnect driver to SA JDBC driver - SAP IQ


  • Customers using Java applications connecting to IQ with the legacy jconn4.jar jConnect JDBC driver (com.sybase.jdbc4.jdbc.SybDriver) making use of the DEFAULT_QUERY_TIMEOUT and INTERNAL_QUERY_TIMEOUT connection properties to facilitate setting a query time out value to terminate query statements that are taking too long to run. 

  • When converting applications to using the SQLAnywhere JDBC driver  (sap.jdbc4.sqlanywhere.IDriver) there is no connection property for setting a query statement timeout value.

  • java errors seen for a timeout using the jConnect driver

    java.sql.SQLException: JZ006: Caught IOException: Read timed out use getCause() to see the error chain
     at com.sybase.jdbc4.jdbc.ErrorMessage.raiseErrorCheckDead(
     at com.sybase.jdbc4.tds.Tds.handleIOE(
     at com.sybase.jdbc4.tds.Tds.handleIOE(
     at testDriver.TestDriver.main(
    Caused by: Read timed out



  • SAP IQ 16.0 on all platforms

  • SAP IQ 16.1 on all platforms


SAP IQ 16.0 ; SAP IQ 16.1


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