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2089573 - File generated by SET TRACEFILE ON is limited to 2GB in size - SAP ASE


  • When enabling a trace file for a process (spid) in the ASE server using the command "set tracefile '/<tracedir>/trace_file.trc' for <spid_number>"
  • The trace file size is limited to 2GB and the following error will be reported in ASE errorlog:

kernel  ufwrite: Failed to seek to offset -2147483632 in file /servcom/sybase/trace/M0123456_78.trc; system service error number is 22.
kernel  Cannot write in file ufwrite. Check the disk space and try again.



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) all versions


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise all versions ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise all versions


635454, CR635454 , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Product Enhancement

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