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1906574 - Getting error 15940 when trying to increase value on config param 'number of engines at startup' - SAP ASE


  • Kernel mode is threaded mode (default) in ASE 15.7 and above
  • Trying to increase "number of engines at start up" from 1 (default) to higher value and getting error 15940/5849:
    sp_configure 'number of engines at startup', 2
    Msg 15940, Level 16, State 2:
    Server 'servername', Procedure 'sp_configure', Line 1310:
    This command is not supported in threaded mode. To achieve the same result in threaded mode, use the 'alter thread pool' command to change 'thread count'.

    Msg 5849, Level 16, State 1:
    Server 'servername', Procedure 'sp_configure', Line 1310:
    Verification failed for parameter 'number of engines at startup'.
    (return status = 1)



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


Number of engines at startup,Msg 15940,kernel mode , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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