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2234801 - High procedure cache spinlock contention when procedure cache is not full. - SAP ASE 15.7


  • Very slow performance (ASE server almost halts).
  • Procedure Cache is only ~50% full (6gb/13gb in this case).
  • There is a very high percentage (96%) of Procedure Cache spinlock contention.
  • Indicative monSpinlockActivity output:

SpinlockName       SlotID Grabs   Spins   Waits Contention  
SSQLCACHE_SPIN 1407 177743 196843 4311 2.42
Resource->rproccache_spin 1401 12567 1223638074 12100 96.28



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7


ELC, engine, local, percent, traceflag, trace, flag, 753, 757, 758, proc_cache(free_unused), free_unused, proc_cache, memory, fragmentation, rproccache_spin, autotune, procedure cache memory pool, allocate a large block, performance, engine local cache percent , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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