Informix Error Messages and Error Codes From Error 904 to 907


Informix Error Code -904 Authorization file not on licensed INFORMIX-SQL server.
This message indicates that the installation of the Informix networking software was not completed correctly. Review the installation steps on the workstation and on the network server(s) to make sure that it was completed without error.

Informix Error Code -905 Cannot locate sqlexec service /tcp service in /etc/services.
The INFORMIX-STAR or INFORMIX-NET software has not been properly installed on this system. In particular, entries in the system-configuration file /etc/services (UNIX) or \etc\services (DOS) have not been made. Contact the person who installs your Informix software.

Informix Error Code -906 Cannot locate remote system (check DBPATH).
INFORMIX-NET is searching for the database that is requested in the current statement. It is using the entries in the DBPATH environment variable and is trying one that, by use of //sitename, specifies a directory on another computer system. That system cannot be accessed. Review the setting of the DBPATH environment variable. Check that any other systems it specifies have INFORMIX-STAR or INFORMIX-NET installed and active. This message appears prior to Version 6.0.
Informix Error Code -906 Cannot locate database server (check DBPATH).
A server name that is specified in your DBPATH environment variable is invalid. Check that each server name that is listed in your DBPATH setting is valid and is no longer than 18 characters. This message appears in Version 6.0 and later.
Informix Error Code -907 Cannot create socket on current database server.
INFORMIX-STAR or INFORMIX-NET is trying to access another computer system but is unable to create a connection. Contact your system administrator, and ask for a check that TCP/IP is correctly installed and functioning.

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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