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2527545 - Error 5053 or 5056 when shrinking logsegments of a database - SAP ASE


When executing command the following command to shrink the log part of a database

alter database ... log off ...

it fails with one of the following error:

Error 5056: You cannot remove %d pages (%d MB) from database '%.*s'; only %d unreserved pages (%d MB) are available.
Error 5053: You cannot shrink the log in database '%.*s' because there is at least one page to be removed (%d) that is part of the log. Dump the transaction log and retry the ALTER DATABASE command.



SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 and 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


reduce, remove, drop, delete , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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