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2138991 - SQL Anywhere database crashing with : Checksum failure on page 1


SQL Anywhere crashing and reporting corruption on page 1 of the database file e.g.:

** ERROR *** Assertion failed: 200505 ([DemoDb]
Checksum failure on page 1

Please note: the corruption is happening on the database file , not transaction log or mirror log.



  • SAP SQL Anywhere - verision 11 and earlier.
  • SAP SQL Anywhere - version 12 up to and including build 4246
  • SAP SQL Anywhere - version 16 up to and including build 2104
  • All supported platforms


SAP SQL Anywhere 16.0 ; SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere 12.0 ; Sybase SQL Anywhere 11.0


SQLAny, ASA , SQLA, SQA , KBA , BC-SYB-SQA , SQL Anywhere (on premise, on demand) , Problem

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