Error: "*** SQLJDBC_XA DTC_ERROR Context: xa_prepare, state=1, StatusCode:-4 (0xFFFFFFFC) ***"

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The following error can be observed in the server log file:

10/01/2022 09:08:05,611 WARN  [com.arjuna.ats.jta] (default task-1) ARJUNA016041: prepare on < formatId=131077, gtrid_length=38, bqual_length=36, tx_uid=0:ffffac1b02d8:5e72ce89:61d8e46a:bb7285, node_name=some-node, branch_uid=0:ffffac1b02d8:5e72ce89:61d8e46a:bb72a3, subordinatenodename=null, eis_name=unknown eis name > (org.jboss.jca.adapters.jdbc.xa.XAManagedConnection@4504351e) failed with exception XAException.XAER_NOTA: javax.transaction.xa.XAException: Error en la función PREPARE:. El estado es: -4. Error: "*** SQLJDBC_XA DTC_ERROR Context: xa_prepare, state=1, StatusCode:-4 (0xFFFFFFFC) ***"
    at com.sqlserver:v94j11//
    at com.sqlserver:v94j11//
    at org.jboss.ironjacamar.jdbcadapters@1.4.22.Final-redhat-00001//org.jboss.jca.adapters.jdbc.xa.XAManagedConnection.prepare(
    at org.jboss.jts//com.arjuna.ats.internal.jta.resources.arjunacore.XAResourceRecord.topLevelPrepare(
    at org.jboss.jts//com.arjuna.ats.arjuna.coordinator.BasicAction.doPrepare(


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 7.3
  • Microsoft SQL Server

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