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Prefix invalid for dictionary DC

Hi ,

When trying to create a table in dictionary DC i am getting the error as prefix invalid. I have reserved the name prefix as

Do we need to have the name 4 characters or it can be 3 characters also?

when i try to create the table with prefix as abc_empbook it gives this error. I also tried with

TEST_empbook, TMP_empbook.

Please help.



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    Nov 20, 2008 at 10:40 PM

    Here is what I can suggest:

    According to this page 14:

    "Uppercase letters, digits and underscore, up to 18 characters".

    Maybe the Uppercase is the trick?

    This one is answered, not clear if it confirms the idea:


    Hope it helps.


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    • Former Member Former Member

      You're doing good. I'm glad there's someone else here providing useful answers between all the "I have a standard answer" crap that we encounter so much on SDN.