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3089126 - Severe Performance issue after ASE upgrade - SAP ASE


  • severe performance issues with MD04 tcode causing high cpu utilization and very bad response time. The transaction ultimately gets aborted after maximum runtime exceeded
  • Transaction MD16 cause 701 error on ASE.
  • issue started after ASE was upgraded from 16.0 SP03 PL08 to PL10
  • error 701 is seen in ASE log - There is not enough procedure cache to run this procedure
  • DBACockpit shows long running transactions busy in COMPILING state
  • sp_w output shows memusage keeps increasing whereas physical_io stays the same over time



Only the following versions are affected by this issue

  • SAP ASE 16.0 SP03 PL10
  • SAP ASE 16.0 SP04 PL01




infinite loop, memusage increasing, 701, insufficient proc cache, COMPILING, MD16, MD04 , KBA , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , Problem

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