Informix Error Messages and Error Codes From Error 4380 to 4383


Informix Error Code -4380 The listing file filename cannot be created.
Check that the directory path leading to the file is specified correctly and, on UNIX systems, that your account has permission to create a file in that directory. Look for other, more explicit, error messages from the operating system. Possibly the disk is full, or you have reached a limit on the number of open files.

Informix Error Code -4381 The input file filename has an invalid extension. The file name must have .4gl as the extension.
You do not need to enter the file extension or suffix of .4gl when you type the name of a program source file. However, if you do type a file suffix it must be .4gl; no other is allowed. If you type the suffix incorrectly, enter the command again omitting the suffix. If the file really has a different suffix, you will have to change it.
Informix Error Code -4382 Cannot expand a structure with an array member.
The “.*” and THROUGH notation cannot be used to expand a record with an array member, except in the LET statement. Error -4382 with this meaning is issued by NewEra.

Informix Error Code -4382 Record variables that contain array type elements may not be referenced by the “.*” or THROUGH shorthand, or used as a function parameter.
You can define a record that contains an array as one of its components. However, you must always list that component by its full designation of record.part[n]. The asterisk or THRU notation is only shorthand for a list of the names of the components of the record. It cannot produce the bracketed subscript after the name of the array component.
A record that contains an array component cannot be used as a parameter to a function. However, you can use the array component itself as a function parameter if you spell out its name as record.part. Error -4382 with this meaning is issued by NewEra.
Informix Error Code -4383 The elements name-1 and name-2 do not belong to the same parent record.
The two names shown are used where two components of one record are required; however, they are not components of the same record. Check the spelling of both names. If they are spelled as you intended, go back to the definition of the record and see why it does not include both names as component fields.

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.

Hope this was helpful.

SQLServerF1 Team
Information about Informix Error Codes or Status Codes or Exit Codes and Error Messages on Windows, Linux Operating Systems.


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