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2800772 - Unable to increase database size due to Error 840.


When trying to increase <SID> database, raised Error 840.

1> use master
2> go

1> alter database <SID> on SID_data_001 = "1048M"
2> go

Msg 840, Level 17, State 2: Server 'SID', Line 1: Device 'SID_log_003' (with physical name '/sybase/SID_REP/repdata_1/SID_log_003', and virtual device number 14) has not been correctly activated at startup time. Please contact a user with System Administrator (SA) role.

<Error message at startup>

00:0006:00000:00001:2019/06/01 15:00:01.63 server Activating disk 'SID_log_003' of size 9216000 KB.
00:0006:00000:00001:2019/06/01 15:00:01.63 kernel dopen: open '/sybase/SID_REP/repdata_1/SID_log_003', No such file or directory
00:0006:00000:00001:2019/06/01 15:00:01.63 kernel udactivate: error starting virtual disk -1



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