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2693164 - Error: 16332 Open server call to routine 'srv_descfmt' failed - SRS


  • In a mixed SRS versions environment, the SRS 16.0 raises the following Open Server/Open Client (OCS) error multiple times:
  •  ERROR #21 USER(sa) - generic/sqm/sqmprt.c(812)
  •  Open server call to routine 'srv_descfmt' failed.
  •  Open Server error: Error: 16332, State: 0, Severity 10 -- 'srv_descfmt(): CS_NUMERIC_TYPE result types are being withheld or not supported'.
  • According to sqmprt.c(812), the error came from 'sa' who logged to SRS & issued an 'admin who,sqm' command.





  • SAP Replication Server (SRS) 16.0
  • Sybase Software Developer Kit (SDK) 12.5.1

  • Open Client Client-Library (OCS)


SAP Open Server 16.0 ; SAP Open Server solution 15.7 ; SAP Replication Server 16.0


OCS Error 16332; 16332; CS_NUMERIC_TYPE; DB Lib 12.5.1 , KBA , BC-SYB-REP , Sybase Replication Server (standalone) , Problem

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