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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 15, 2020

ADBTEP2 - Provide an SQL ERROR LIMIT' parameter (similar to DSNTEP2/MAXERRORS)

We have recently started to use ADBTEP2 for its added benefits. When used as a dynamic SQL processor (i.e. in lieu of DSNTEP2, for instance), the names of 4 of the 5 instream parameter names and format are identical to those found in DSNTEP2. The fifth parameter is totally new.

Of the four, only three of them behave exactly the same as DSNTEP2. The fourth one (again, same name and format as DSNTEP2) - MAXERRORS - does not behave the same. It is not based on the number of SQL errors, but rather based on the number of DSN command errors.

Interesting that all of the other 4 parameters are related to SQL statements, while MAXERRORS is not.

This has caused some confusion for us, but of course now that we understand how it 'works' it is less of a concern.

Needed by Date Dec 25, 2020
  • Admin
    May Chu
    Oct 1, 2020

    Thank you for submitting this enhancement request. While we view all the enhancement requests we receive as valuable and we would like to implement all of them, in an effort to have maximum transparency we are closing the ones that don’t currently appear on our two year product roadmap. This is not to say that these enhancements may not still be implemented at some point in the future, as we constantly evaluate our requirements on the basis of customer demand and technical impact and try to deliver maximum value to our customers. We appreciate your feedback and would be happy to discuss your enhancement requests further