If you type "db2 ? sql10007" you will see the meaning of reason code "5".
5. Either DB2CODEPAGE is set to a code page which the database
does not support, or the client's locale is not supported by
Did you set DB2CODEPAGE? Or is your regional setting of W2K set to HK? HK is
not one of the supported regional settings. DB2 Administration Guide lists
out all the support regional settings. You may want to change the regional
setting to TW.
"Alan Kwan" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> After install the Admin client (7.2) on Windows 2K Professional and try to
> connect the db2 on AIX got the following message
> The connection test failed.
> SQL10007N Message "-3000" could not be retrieved. Reason code: "5".
> For additional information, press the help button. Correct the problem
> described in the help message and retry.
> Why? Please help