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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at MBAY dot NET>
Subject: Re: On NT 4.0/MS SQL Server, CTlib::ct_sql appends an extra \0 to char and varchar columns
Date: Dec 12 1997 12:17AM

Victor Cheng wrote:
> 
> It looks like that for NT 4/MS SQL server CTlib::ct_sql() will append an
> extra \0 character to the query result of every char or varchar column,
> and this \0 character is included as part of the scalar value. Does
> anyone know if MS SQL server is the source of problem or if this is a
> compatibility issue in the NT Sybperl port?

This is a bug in sybperl. I believe it was fixed in teh 2.08_52 release.
If that's what you're running then it's not fixed yet, and I'll need
to look into it again...

Michael
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