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From: Steve Wechsler <swechsler at marketaxess dot com>
Subject: RE: Problems compiling Sybperl 2.16 on Solaris 9
Date: Mar 29 2004 1:55PM

> From: Michael Peppler [mailto:mpeppler@peppler.org]

> However, the error below:
> 
> > t/3_bcp................Argument "f2" isn't numeric in 
> subtraction (-)
> > at /opt/sybperl-2.16/blib/lib/Sybase/BCP.pm line 471,  line 1.
> 
> happens because the test script can't convert the column name 'f2' to
> it's column number, which normally happens before the bcp/blk 
> operation
> is run, by fetching the appropriate data from the system tables (see
> BCP/BCP.pm, the _gettabinfo() subroutine).
[...]
> Are you running the test as the "sa" user?
> 
> Michael

Yes (hate to respond to your long message with a single word response, but
at this point I'm not sure what else to consider).

Steve