Subject Re: [firebird-support] An Error That Never Was Before...
Author Vlad Khorsun
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From: "Kurt Federspiel" <federonline@...>
Newsgroups: egroups.ib-support
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Sent: Tuesday, July 29, 2008 1:29 AM
Subject: [firebird-support] An Error That Never Was Before...

> Greets:
> I have a rather large DB Object that I was pairing down into smaller objects. After one such pairing I compiled and ran only to
> get:
> "Dynamic SQL Error SQL error code = -804 Incorrect values within SQLDA structure"
> This is a simple select of 12 fields, all varchar (typedef struct size of 370 bytes). The only thing I know that is different
> between the working and non-working objects is:
> #pragma pack (1)
> This is necessary for the communication protocol we are attempting to use (BACnet).
> Can someone give me a brief description of what I messed up??

Make sure Firebird's declarations is not afected by #pragma pack (1), for example use it
always *after* #include <ibase.h>. Also you may restore alignment after including BACnet headers.