Informix Error Messages and Error Codes From Error 16371to 16376
Informix Error Code -16371 Read file not specified.
You must specify the name of a .4db file in a READ command.
Informix Error Code -16372 Variable or expression expected.
You must identify what you want the Debugger to display in a PRINT command. Repeat the command, specifying the name of a variable, record or array, or an expression.
Informix Error Code -16373 Cannot print or make assignments before execution has started.
You cannot use a LET command to assign a value to a variable, or a DUMP or PRINT command to display information about a variable or function until after execution starts. The same restriction applies after execution has terminated normally or after a CLEANUP command. Invoke the RUN or CALL command to begin execution and then repeat the command. (You might have to set a breakpoint or, in UNIX, press the Interrupt key to prevent normal termination.)
Informix Error Code -16374 Break command contains ‘if’ without having a condition specified.
An expression must follow the IF keyword in a BREAK command. The breakpoint has no effect while the condition is false (zero). Repeat the command without IF, or with IF and a condition.
Informix Error Code -16375 Cannot view C-library function function-name.
The VIEW command cannot display the source code of C functions or ESQL/C functions. To examine C source code, you must use the Escape feature and use an operating-system command that displays the C source file.
Informix Error Code -16376 Break or trace name name does not begin with an alpha character.
The first character in the name of a breakpoint or of a tracepoint must be a letter. The subsequent characters can be letters, numbers, or underscores ( _ ). Single apostrophes ( ‘ ) or double-quote characters ( ” ) must enclose the name. Repeat the command, specifying a valid name enclosed in quotes.
Above are list of Informix Error Messages and Errors Codes or Status Codes or Exit Codes along with Error and Warning messages received while performing certain operation against Informix applications or related products.
What are Informix Error Messages?
All Informix messages returned by the Informix server are assigned an error code.
In general, each Informix error contains the following information:
• The Informix Error Code or Informix Error status
• The message text. This text is usually returned with the Error code. Some messages employ word substitution, where the word substituted represents the system-replacement of a term more specific to the occurrence.
• An explanation of how the error may have occurred.
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