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2736019 - dbisql cannot convert Shift_JIS(CP932) strings to EUC-JP - SAP IQ


Intractive SQL Utility(dbisql) cannot convert Japanese Shift_JIS strings to EUC-JP, when Client locale is Windows-31J or Ja_JP.sjs.
Conversion error occuerd at client side.

(dba)> insert into euc_tab values(1,'全員')
Could not execute statement.
Syntax error or access violation

Line 1、Column 1
insert into euc_tab values(1,'全員')

This error occurs in the following combination and is not dependent on the OS.

  • SAP IQ Server Collation: EUC_JAPAN(EUC-JP)
  • SAP IQ Network Client locale: Windows-31J(MS932)

As a result, dbisql fails to convert certain characters.
For example, if the low byte of 2 byte code of EUC-JP is in the following range, dbisql will cause an error.

  • EUC-JP [0xE0~0xFC]  



  • SAP IQ 15.4 
  • SAP IQ 16.0
  • SAP IQ 16.1


SAP IQ 16.0 ; SAP IQ 16.1 ; SAP SQL Anywhere 16.0 ; SAP SQL Anywhere 17.0 ; SAP Sybase IQ 15.4 ; SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere 12.0


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