DB2 Error Code – -604 a column definition specifies an invalid length, precision, or scale attribute

In this post, you’ll learn about the error message -604 a column definition specifies an invalid length, precision, or scale attribute in the IBM DB2 database , the reason why it occurs along with the solution to fix it

IBM DB2 Error Message

-604 a column definition specifies an invalid length, precision, or scale attribute

Reason for the Error

A column definition in the CREATE or ALTER TABLE statement contains an invalid length, precision, or scale attribute specification. Alternatively, the specification of data type may be incorrect or invalid.

Solution

Correct the syntax, and resubmit the statement.