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2182487 - Client application cannot convert timestamp data after upgrading to SQL Anywhere 12 or higher


After upgrading from Adaptive Server Anywhere 8.0 to SQL Anywhere 16, existing application that worked with the old Adaptive Server Anywhere throws an error:

SQL Anywhere:-157[Sybase][ODBC Driver][SQL Anywhere]Cannot convert '2015-01-24-' to a timestamp



  • SAP SQL Anywhere 12 or newer versions
  • Sybase SQL Anywhere 11 or older versions


SAP SQL Anywhere all versions ; SQL Anywhere all versions


upgrading, time, time format, timeformat, time stamp, ASA, anyhwere , KBA , BC-SYB-SQA , SQL Anywhere (on premise, on demand) , Problem

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