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1922501 - Error 156. Stored procedure not working after downgrading 15.0.3/15.5 to 15.7 - ASE


  • Stored procedures with the following pattern of subquery sql, fail on ASE 15.0.3 and ASE 15.5.

if not exists
select lm.lkmid, rm2.crm linked_crm
from lmap lm, rqst_map rm, rqst_map rm2
where lm.maid = rm.maid
and rm2.maid = lm.lkmid
and rm.maid = @i_parent_maid

  • The error received is:

Msg 156, Level 15, State 68:
Server 'PROD', Procedure 'dbo.p_prod', Line 42:
Incorrect syntax near the keyword 'AS'.

  • The procedures work fine on ASE v15.7.



  • Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.0.3
  • Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.5
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.0 ; Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.5


Msg 156, Message, sp_downgrade, downgrade, alias , KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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