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2591748 - Transaction log of master database is filling up - SAP ASE


  • The transaction log in the master database is filling up.
  • The transaction log size shrinks after it is truncated using DUMP TRAN with TRUNCATE_ONLY but then it immediately grows up very fast again.
  • Have to truncate syslogs several times a day.
  • Data and log segments are mixed in the master database
  • This master database is not replicated.
  • sp_transactions shows no active transactions.
  • The problem exists in Development ASEs only. Production ASEs are not impacted.



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 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.5


BEGINXACT, $write_stats, sp_setrepproc, sp_procxmode, Bradmark, monitoring , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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