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2199714 - Error 4208 DUMP Transaction to a dump device is not allowed while the trunc log on chkpt option is enabled - SAP ASE

Symptom

  • When performing a backup operation using the command "DUMP TRAN <DB_NAME> TO", ASE server return the following error:

    Msg 4208, Level 16, State 1:
    Server '<server_name>', Line 1:
    DUMP TRANsaction to a dump device is not allowed while the trunc. log on chkpt. option is enabled. Disable the option with sp_dboption, then use DUMP DATABASE, before trying again.

  • The same error can also be found in the ASE errorlog:

    server Error: 4208, Severity: 16, State: 1
    server DUMP TRANsaction to adump device is not allowed while the trunc. log on chkpt. option is enabled. Disable the option with sp_dboption, then use DUMP DATABASE, before trying again.


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Environment

  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0

Product

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

Keywords

ASE, backup, dump tran, 4208 , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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