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2413673 - alter database command reports 5057 free space count error - ASE


  • Want to reduce the log space allocated to the server
  • Running alter database command using "log off" option:

alter database <database>  log off <log>

  • The following error is reported in the ASE error log:

Msg 5057, Level 16, State 1:
Server '<server>', Line 1:
The free space counts for the log are incorrect as the amount of free space for the log (1611745840 pages, 3147942 MB) for database '<database>' is greater than the total log size (79027200, 154350 MB). Execute DBCC DBREPAIR(<database>, fixlogfreespace, scanlogchain [, 1]).



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7


shrink , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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