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From: phil_groce at cmcsmart dot com (Phil Groce)
Subject: Re: character set issues, plus Sybperl and web.sql
Date: Dec 8 1997 11:57PM

At 03:09 PM 12/8/97 -0600, I wrote:
>Newbie, with a newbie question.  Sorry. :)
>Setting up sybperl (on a Sparc w/ Solaris 2.5.1) goes swimmingly up to
>"make test".  It says it passes the test fine, but gets the following a
>number of times during the process:
>Sybase message 2409, Severity 11, state 2
>Line 1
>	Cannot find the requested character set in Syscharsets:   name = 'iso_1'

I should also note, as per the FAQ, that there is no LD_LIBRARY_PATH
variable set, and SYBASE points to the right place.  And, yes, the
interfaces file is visible and the PWD file is up-to-date.

Sorry I forgot to put this in the original post.


# # #

>I had a similar problem with Sybase's web.sql;  the DB server is an HP, and
>is looking for roman8.  Changing the C and default entries in
>$SYBASE/locales/locales.dat to say roman8 instead of iso_1 fixed that
>problem, but not this one.  I even replaced every instance of "iso_1" with
>"roman8" in the locales.dat file, and still got this.  What am I missing?
>Incidentally, if anyone knows of any issues related to web.sql and Sybperl
>living in harmony on one machine, I'd love to hear about them.
>Phil Groce
>CMC, Inc. -- Memphis TN