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3089498 - Error 3689 during boot - SAP ASE


  • The ASE errorlog shows message 3689 in the boot sequence :

Error: 3689, Severity: 17, State: 1
Cannot allocate shared memory as 'max memory' limit of '3072000' pages has been reached. Please increase configuration parameter 'max memory' to allow additional shared memory allocation. Total physical memory allocated so far '3072000' pages. 

  • The error is typically seen after upgrading.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0
  • SP03 PL10 and above
  • SP04 and above


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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