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2263185 - How to configure Rep Agent traces in SAP ASE – SRS


  • These SAP Replication Agent Traces are useful to debug and monitor what SAP Rep Agent is processing in SAP ASE primary database.
  • Why not use dbcc traceon?
  • The current dbcc traceon/off mechanism is inadequate for supporting the integrated SAP Replication Agent Thread for the following reasons:
    • Current dbcc traceon/off command affects the current session only. Since the integrated SAP Replication Agent Thread will not have a client connection, the trace must be enabled from another session.
    • To debug thread startup, the trace points for the integrated SAP Replication Agent Thread must be able to be set before the thread has started up.



  • SAP Replication Server (SRS) all versions
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) all versions


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; SAP Replication Server 15.7 ; SAP Replication Server 16.0


Replication Server, RS, Replication Agent trace, RepAgent, rep agent, replication traceflag, dbcc traceon, sp_config_rep_agent, tracepoint , KBA , BC-SYB-REP , Sybase Replication Server (standalone) , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , How To

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