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2920562 - Msg 529 Explicit conversion from datatype 'BIGDATETIME NULL' to 'DECIMAL' is not allowed.- SAP ASE on Business Suite


  • Error 529 are reported in SM21;
  • Error 529 can be found in DBA Cockpit data collector "Alert Collector" Log as follows:

Msg 529,Level 16, State 2:
Explicit conversion from datatype 'BIGDATETIME NULL' to 'DECIMAL' is not allowed.
Start of routine: saptools..SP_DBH_ALTER_COLLECTOR.



  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0.3 for Business Suite
  • SAP NetWeaver (NW) - All versions 


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; SAP NetWeaver all versions


  SQL529, 529, Alert Collector, SP_DBH_ALERT_COLLECTOR , KBA , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , Known Error

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