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Arithmetic overflow error

Posted on 2006-11-22
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For the 2 stored procedures I am getting the same error in different lines with similar condition.
 
In storedprocedure1   I am getting the   SET @Flag1 = @Flag1 + 1  where it is DECLARE @Flag1 TINYINT

Server: Msg 220, Level 16, State 2, Procedure uspBatchClientHierarchy, Line 100
Arithmetic overflow error for data type tinyint, value = 256.



In storedprocedure2  I am getting the   SET @Flag2 = @Flag2 + 1  where it is DECLARE @Flag2 SMALLINT

Server: Msg 220, Level 16, State 2, Procedure uspBatchClientHierarchy, Line 150
Arithmetic overflow error for data type tinyint, value =  32768
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by:Aneesh Retnakaran
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Hi Richards,


change the datatype of @flag1 to int , tiny int can store upto 255



Cheers!
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also do the same with @flag2 , change it as int
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by:imran_fast
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try print @flag1,@flag2
to check what is the value it reached at the time of error. may be you need to initialize the value
set @flag1 = 0
after some iteration

other wise as aneesh suggested change datatype to int
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