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BUG #: 57922 (SQLBUG_70)
If SQL Server 7.0 is installed with a DBCS codepage (for instance, Japanese-932, Korea-949, or Chinese-936/950) and a dictionary sort order (both case-sensitive and case-insensitive), the Patindex function may return incorrect results. For instance, the following query:
returns 3 instead of the expected result of 4.
To work around this problem, avoid converting a string to a text data type. The following code returns the expected result of 4:
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in SQL Server 7.0. This problem has been corrected in U.S. Service Pack 3 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
274799For more information, contact your primary support provider.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/274799/ )INF: How to Obtain Service Pack 3 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 and Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0