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String Fields Limited to 100 Characters When Connecting to Greenplum with Postgres Driver


Published: 24 Jan 2014
Last Modified Date: 23 Sep 2016

Issue

When connecting to a Pivotal Greenplum database using the Postgres driver in Tableau Desktop, string fields might be truncated to 100 characters.

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop 8.0 and later versions
  • Greenplum

Resolution

Upgrade to Tableau Desktop:
9.1.11, 9.2.9, 9.3.3, or 10.0
and u
se the DataDirect driver. For more information, see Drivers & Activation.
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