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2055439 - 'truncate table' generates Error 8242 - SAP ASE


The 'truncate table' command generates Erorr 8242:

1> truncate table authors
2> go
Msg 8242, Level 16, State 1:
Server 'myserver' Line 1:
The table 'authors' in database 'pubs3' is bound to metadata cache memory. Unbind the table and retry the query later.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.x
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.x


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.5


Message, des_unbind, dbcc, tune, des_bind , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , How To

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