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Status Is a defect
Workspace IBM i
Categories JAVA
Created by Guest
Created on May 18, 2016

JDBC exception when using KeyedFile read for table with more than 2 billion rows

Received the following error from a web service call as the application is attempting to access a table with 2.2 billion rows.

com.ibm.as400.access.ExtendedIllegalArgumentException: recordNumber: The parameter value is out of the allowed range.

It appears the setRecordNumber function accepts an integer for the record number and that can only handle half the number of rows possible in a table as the DB2 for i row limit size is 4.2 billion rows.


Use Case:

Attempt to do a read from a KeyedFile object and return a row that has a relative record number greater than a max integer.


Idea priority Urgent
  • Guest
    May 18, 2017

    The problem is resolved through PMR 06151,122,000. Check the details in the PMR

  • Guest
    Jun 3, 2016

    Creating a new RFE based on Community RFE #88682 in product IBM i.

  • Guest
    Jun 2, 2016

    Delayed processing by bridge, CDE Team looking at this now