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2110039 - Error 6918 on SYSDAMS or spid with tran_name $sysdams_clr executing DUMP hangs - SAP ASE


  • System tables sysprocesses and/or syslogshold show a process (spid) executing a 'dump database' or 'dump tran' command with the '$sysdams_clr 'transaction name (tran_name) or
  • The ASE errorlog reports the folliowing error:

Error: 6918 Severity: 21, State: 2
The SYSDAMS page that stores the state of page 0 in database '<dbname>' could not be found.
The option 'allow incremental dumps' will be disabled because ASE cannot continue recording page modifications. Please contact Sybase Technical Support.



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 and 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


760159, CR 760159, extent, allocation, unit , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , Bug Filed

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