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2078157 - Session aborts with Error 940 "Dbtable in wrong state for operation ..." when executing sp_downgrade_esd or SELECT against db_attr() - SAP ASE


  • Execution of the sp_downgrade_esd system stored procedure
  • Execution of SELECT db_attr() with 'list_dump_fs' or 'get_dump_fs' options
  • Running on Solaris x64 platform
  • Process terminates with errors:

       Msg 940, Level 26, State 11:
       Procedure 'sp_downgrade_esd', Line 1466:
       Dbtable in wrong state for operation: DBTABLE pointer = 0xfffffd7ff6cfc582, dbid = 0, state = 0x0, status= 0x2, keep = 0, system task keep = 0, name = 'b1'.
       Msg 5702, Level 10, State 1:
       Procedure 'sp_downgrade_esd', Line 1466:
       ASE is terminating this process.
  • ASE errorlog reports error and stack trace which may include modules:




  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 SP110 to SP122
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0 PL01 to PL03
  • Solaris x64


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


CR766567,downgrade , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Bug Filed

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