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2543506 - Export fails with ASE Error SQL208 'table not found' - SAP BS on ASE


  • A system export fails with messages including:

(EXP) ERROR: Task failed with error: (EXP) DbSlBegRead failed for table '/BI0/0600000004'
(EXP) ERROR: (EXP) [ASE Error SQL208:42000][SAP][ASE ODBC Driver][Adaptive Server Enterprise]/BI0/0600000004 not found.
                   Specify owner.objectname or use sp_help to check whether the object exists (sp_help may produce lots of output).

(GEN) ERROR: C:\Program Files\sapinst_instdir\SOLMAN72SR1\SOLMAN72SR1\SYB\COPY\EXP\AS-ABAP\EXP\R3load.exe: job finished with 1 error(s)



  • Any combination of:
    • SAP Business Suite (ECC, EHP, etc) or Solution Manager
    • with SAP (Sybase) Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
    • Not version specific


SAP Solution Manager 7.1


"error 208" , SQL208:42000 , SQL208 , KBA , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , Problem

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