SAP Knowledge Base Article - Preview

2465710 - sp_help reports incorrect value on column "Encrypted" - SAP ASE


  • The table has column(s) with ‘default’.   
  • Using alter table to encrypt a column, the column does not have default.
  • After alter table process completes, sp_help output has 1 newly added column ‘Encrypted’ and the value of ‘Encrypted’ should be 0 or 1.
    However, for the column that has ‘default’, the value of column ‘Encrypted’ shows ‘NULL’. 



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


CR807766, 807766, CR#807766, sp_help, encrypted, NULL, default, syscolumns, 1048576, status2 , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Bug Filed

About this page

This is a preview of a SAP Knowledge Base Article. Click more to access the full version on SAP ONE Support launchpad (Login required).

Search for additional results

Visit SAP Support Portal's SAP Notes and KBA Search.