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2127144 - Extracting database (dbxtract utility) shows temporary space limit exceeded error during its process


  • When dbxtract utility extracts multiple databases, some smaller databases are successfully unloaded but the process stops when it's trying to extract larger ones
  • Sybase Central shows the following error message:


(SQL Error: Temporary space limit exceeded)

  • -dt database option to use different drive with more space still causes the error



  • Any supported SAP SQL Anywhere
  • Any supported Sybase SQL Anywhere


SAP SQL Anywhere all versions ; SQL Anywhere all versions


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