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2196937 - How to recover datafiles that is accidently deleted - SAP ASE (unix)


  • $SYBASE along with datadevices / data files are accidently deleted during maintenance.
  • SAP ASE (dataserver) is still up and running.
  • How can the datafiles be restored without losing any data?
  • The process only works on linux and unix systems with the /proc file system. Note: /proc is not available on all unix systems 



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.5


"rm -r", restore files, deleted, lost, accidental, mistake, user error, filesystem copy , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , How To

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