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2465710 - sp_help reports incorrect value on column "Encrypted" - SAP ASE


  • The table has column(s) with ‘default’.   
  • Using alter table to encrypt a column, the column does not have default.
  • After alter table process completes, sp_help output has 1 newly added column ‘Encrypted’ and the value of ‘Encrypted’ should be 0 or 1.
    However, for the column that has ‘default’, the value of column ‘Encrypted’ shows ‘NULL’. 



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


CR807766, 807766, CR#807766, sp_help, encrypted, NULL, default, syscolumns, 1048576, status2 , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Bug Filed

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