Subject Re: [Firebird-general] Invalid BLOB ID (200) -bug in FB ?
Author Daniel Rail

At May 21, 2003, 10:24, ashwiz_za wrote:

> I have picked up what may be a bug???

> Was working fine in FB 1.5 RC1, now in FB 1.5 RC 2 I get this
> problem. ...or I could be doing something wrong.

> I use FB for an offline system. Have a utility to connect to and
> download the data from the legacy system. Problem now happens when I
> add notes to some of the rows. I have tried blob subtype 0 and 1,
> same thing. It adds the notes to the blob, and they can be viewed
> fine.

> When I try backup I get "invalid BLOB ID(200)".

> I have tried everything, changes in code, etc... When I go back to
> FB everything works fine, no problem.

> looks like it is something in difference between RC1 and RC2 ?

It is a bug and it has already been reported, by me. There's already
one or two developers that are looking into it. Someone possibly
found a correlation between the blob type 1(text) and the error.

Is your notes field a blob of type 1 (text)?

Best regards,
Daniel Rail
Senior System Engineer
ACCRA Group Inc. (
ACCRA Med Software Inc. (