Informix Error Messages and Error Codes From Error 5855 to 6007
Informix Error Code -5855 Target string is not long enough to contain the converted format.
The target string is not long enough to contain the converted format. You need to allocate more space for the target string.
Informix Error Code -6000 Tried to perform an operation on an unopened table or database. Database not yet opened.
Before a program can access data, it must use the dbselect() function to select a database and then a table. Review the program logic to see why these calls were not made.
Informix Error Code -6001 The database or table does not exist.
Either the table or the database that is specified to this function does not exist. Possibly the name is incorrect, the wrong database has been selected, or the database has been altered.
Informix Error Code -6002 Tried to open more than one database.
The program has called dbselect() twice in succession passing the DBOPEN flag. The program must call dbselect() with the DBCLOSE flag to close a database before it opens another database.
Informix Error Code -6004 No database open.
The program has called a function that requires a database to be open, but none is open. The program must call dbselect() before it calls this function.
Informix Error Code -6005 A column cannot be found.
At least one of the column names passed to this function does not exist in the table whose name was passed. Review the name of the table and the names of the columns. If they are correct, either the wrong database has been selected, or the database has been altered.
Informix Error Code -6006 Tablename has not been opened.
The table whose name was passed to this function has not been opened. The program must first call dbselect() to open the table.
Informix Error Code -6007 Column or index cannot be found in the current table.
The column name passed to this function does not exist in the table. Review the spelling of the name. If it is correct, either the wrong database is selected or the table has been altered.
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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Information about Informix Error Codes or Status Codes or Exit Codes and Error Messages on Windows, Linux Operating Systems.