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2003791 - Msg 155 alter database command using clause 'with timeout' - ASE


Running 'alter database' command to shrink a database using the clause 'with timeout' leads to ASE message 155:

Msg 155, Level 15, State 23:

'timeout' is not a recognized ALTER DATABASE option.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 SP100 and higher
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7


'error 155', 'message 155','alter database off', 'shrink database', 'with timeout' , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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