Bug 12094 - string literal too long (globals.pl:224)
Summary: string literal too long (globals.pl:224)
Alias: None
Product: Bugzilla
Classification: Community
Component: Bugzilla General
Version: 2.8
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium vote
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2000-06-11 18:37 UTC by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2000-06-12 09:00:37 UTC

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Description Tim Waugh 2000-06-11 18:37:18 UTC
This happened just now:

Content-type: text/html 

Software error:

DBD::Oracle::st execute failed: ORA-01704: string literal too long (DBD
ERROR: OCIStmtExecute) at
globals.pl line 224. 

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this error message and the time and date of the error

Comment 1 David Lawrence 2000-06-11 19:06:01 UTC
Please tell me exactly what page you were looking at and what you were doing
when you received this error.

Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2000-06-12 09:00:36 UTC
I was entering bug 12093.  I had just pressed the 'submit' button.  The text of
the report (now split into attachments) was missing but the bug was in the

Comment 3 David Lawrence 2000-07-03 22:29:43 UTC
Ok I have one some changes to make Bugzilla insert large text objects into
Oracle using bind_params() in Perl DBI. This should hopefully be fixed until I
convert away from using LONG datatypes in Oracle which should not be too long
from now. Let me know if this happens again.

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