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2099792 - Error 12324 (with no stacktrace) when loading database - SAP ASE


  • When loading a database,
  • the ASE errorlog reports Error 12324 on the syspartitions table:

Error: 12324, Severity: 21, State: 1
In database 'DBNAME', the server failed to open required table 'syspartitions'. Please contact Sybase Technical Support

  • and shows message(s) suggesting to increase the config parameter 'number of open databases':

Increase the config parameter 'number of open databases' to avoid descriptor reuse. Reuse may result in performance degradation.



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)


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


descriptor,  sp_monitorconfig, Num_Free, Reuse_cnt , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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