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2553177 - Msg 15038 Cannot drop connection to it as it is the primary for some replication definitions - SAP SRS


  • When attempting to drop the connection to dsname.dbname receives the error below.

Msg 15038, Level 12, State 0: Server 'XXX':

Database 'dsname.dbname' is the primary for some replication definitions.
Cannot drop connection to it.

  • Have checked KBA 2069421 and 2491334, but do not see any replication definitions using the dbid of this connection.



  • SAP Replication Server (SRS) 16.0
  • SAP Replication Server (SRS) 15.7.1


SAP Replication Server 15.7 ; SAP Replication Server 16.0


Msg 15038, repdef, replication definition, Cannot drop connection, rs_repdef, rs_objects, drop connection , KBA , BC-SYB-REP , Sybase Replication Server (standalone) , BC-SYB-REP-HET , Replication Server Heterogeneous Edition (RSHE) , BC-SYB-REP-RTL , Rep Server Real-Time Loading Edition (RTLE) , BC-SYB-REP-RSO , Rep Server Options (RSO) , BC-SYB-REP-ME , Replication Server Messaging Edition (RSME) , Problem

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